Preliminary understanding with the Philippine Commonwealth for acquisition by the United States of military and naval bases in the Philippines
 Memorandum by the Chief of the Division of Philip fine Affairs ( Lockhart ) to the Secretary of State
[ Washington ,] April 18, 1945.
 The Secretary of the Navy ( Forrestal ) to the Secretary of State
Washington , 30 April, 1945.
 The Secretary of War ( Stimson ) to President Truman
Washington , 11 May, 1945.
 Memorandum of Conversation, by the Acting Secretary of State
[ Washington ,] May 14, 1945.
 Preliminary Statement of General Principles Pertaining to the United States Military and Naval Base System in the Philippines To Be Used as a Basis for Detailed Discussions and Staff Studies
May 14, 1945
 The Secretary of State to the Secretary of the Navy ( Forrestal )
Washington , September 4, 1945.
 Memorandum by the Secretary of the Navy ( Forrestal ) and the Secretary of War ( Patterson ) to the Secretary of State
Washington , 10 October, 1945.