Participation by the United States in the work of the European Advisory Commission: 1

1. The European Advisory Commission was established by the Tripartite Conference of Foreign Ministers at Moscow, October 18–November 1, 1943. The project was discussed at the sessions held on October 22, 23, 27, and 29. For reports of these meetings and texts of other Moscow Conference documents relating to the European Advisory Commission (telegram 1135, Amdel 60, Washington, October 30, 1943; Conference Documents Nos. 8 and 18; and Annex 2 to the Secret Protocol of the Conference), see Foreign Relations, 1943, vol. i, pp. 604, 617, 650, 662, 683, 710, 720, and 756, respectively.

For previous correspondence regarding the establishment of the European Advisory Commission, see ibid., pp. 801 ff.


  1. For further documentation on this subject, see Foreign Relations, The Conferences at Malta and Yalta, 1945, section on pre-conference documents, Germany: “Agreements prepared in the European Advisory Commission”, pp. 110 133, and “Political and economic policies toward Germany”, pp. 134 197. Additional documentation regarding the formulation of political and economic policies toward Germany will be included in the material on the Second Quebec Conference, September 11–16, 1944, which is scheduled for publication in a subsequent volume of Foreign Relations.