883.24/194: Telegram

The Minister in Egypt (Kirk) to the Secretary of State

1226. My 1137, June 24, 11 a.m. Controller General of Egyptian Ministry National Defense who originally approached Legation on subject has been orally advised of policy described in Department’s 746, June 7, 5 p.m. Arrangements have been made for him to consult informally with appropriate officer of Army Service Forces Headquarters here in preparing any lists of essential requirements which Defense Ministry may wish to submit for consideration by American authorities.