Arrangements made by the United States and Brazil for sending a Brazilian expeditionary force to the Mediterranean theater of operations 54
54. For further information on the Brazilian Expeditionary Force, see Stetson Conn and Byron Fairchild, The Framework of Hemisphere Defense, in the official Army history, United States Army in World War II: The Western Hemisphere (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1960), pp. 327 ff.
 The Secretary of State to Admiral William D. Leahy, Chief of Staff to the Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy