September 1963

337. Memorandum from U. Alexis Johnson to Rusk, September 16

Analysis of DOD balance of payments reductions. Top Secret. 12 pp. Department of State, Central Files, FN 12.

338. Tables 1 and 2, September 19

Table 1 represents Fiscal Year DOD expenditures and receipts entering the international balance of payments. Table 2 reflects U.S. Air Force tactical aircraft with home bases overseas. These tables are attachments to McNamara’s September 19 memorandum to Kennedy on reducing annual military expenditures abroad. Top Secret. 3 pp. Kennedy Library, National Security Files, Subjects Series, Balance of Payments and Gold, 8/63–9/63, Box 292.