831.24/450: Telegram

The Ambassador in Venezuela ( Corrigan ) to the Secretary of State

108. Foreign Office has inquired orally whether it is contemplated that ratification instruments will be exchanged covering the Lend-Lease Agreement signed at Washington, March 18, 19421 and if so, whether this will be done in Caracas or at Washington. The Foreign Office pointed out that the agreement itself does not mention this point.

  1. For correspondence on this agreement, see Foreign Relations, 1942, vol. vi, pp. 735 ff.