Memorandum by the Secretary of State to President Roosevelt

I enclose for your information and consideration a copy of a letter10 which I am forwarding to the Secretary of War commenting upon a proposal by General Stilwell, concurred in by Ambassador Gauss, that you send a message to the Generalissimo urging his assent to the dispatch immediately of a military observers’ mission to the so-called Communist area in China.11

Cordell Hull
  1. Supra.
  2. President Roosevelt indicated his approval and on April 5 returned to the Secretary of State the initialed copy of his letter to the Secretary of War.