740.00119 Control (Germany)/2–145: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Acting Secretary of State (Grew)

Nr: Cricket 45

For Acting Secretary of State Only from Secretary Stettinius.

Have dispatched the following to Winant after conference which Eden and I had with General Marshall and Field Marshal Sir Alan Brooke.

“You are Authorized immediately to inform the European Advisory Commission of this government’s approval of the protocol on zones of occupation for Germany. Eden is likewise telegraphing the British Government’s approval.”

Please advise McCloy.