Nanking Embassy Files, Lot F–73: Telegram

President Truman to President Chiang Kai-shek 33

[White House No. 338.] Please accept this expression of my appreciation of your considerate action in regard to the surrender of the Japanese in Hong Kong to a British commander by which action you eased a difficult situation.

  1. Transmitted to the Ambassador in China for delivery to Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek.