Volume 7 1941~1945

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No. 81  NAI DFA Secretary's Files P70

Personal code telegram from Joseph P. Walshe to Robert Brennan (Washington)
(No. 134)

DUBLIN, 27 May 1941

Churchill announced to House of Commons today that Conscription for Northern Ireland had been dropped.

Taoiseach very grateful to you, Frank and to all friends who have helped to stave off what would have been great disaster for both countries.