Marshall Mission Files, Lot 54–D270: Telegram

General Marshall to President Truman 53

1790. Reference Dr. Stuart’s Embassy 1898, November 18th, the British Ambassador is seeking a discussion of matter with me and Stuart in a few days. I would therefore appreciate advice or instructions for my guidance so that I will be in step with Department’s international relationships.

Incidentally, British Ambassador told Dr. Stuart that British now recognize the fact the United States has taken over the position in China previously held by the British.

  1. Copy transmitted to the Acting Secretary of State by the War Department on November 21.