The Secretary of State to the Acting American Representative to the French Committee of National Liberation ( Chapin )
Washington , January 17, 1944—4 p.m.
161. Please draft an appropriate acknowledgment to Committee’s note of January 8 quoted in your 129, January 12, and state that its contents have been brought to the attention of the competent military authorities of the United States.
For your information the matter has been referred to Admiral Leahy10 for information of and consideration by Joint Chiefs of Staff.
- Adm. William D. Leahy, Chief of Staff to the Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy.↩