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Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 ? 4111P D000mbur 9, 1941 Mr. Bob Loa 3a46 Primro4l43 Avonue Rollywood, ColiforniA Domr Job; Muny thanka for your wire. i do not bolievo there io nnythin6 ,curthor to be done ut Lho moment. I chill1 oortuinly koop it in mind. Jinooroly, WilliOM 44/S vonovun ? .4 t 80D .06.0.r 4 .61?1,40444,46.0. Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26 : CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 art ? ,mg,Htf , Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 ,51Merip:TP,srnmlatrowl ?P',11MM September 5th 1941 01?16. Colonel William J. Donovan, Coordinator of Public Information Washington, D.C. Dear Colonel; As one of your old comrades- in-arms I am sincerely interested in your new appointment. If there is anything that I, personally, can do for you in the Southern California District, please let me know. Ferhaps our liaison would be better today than at St. Mihiel when I held you up with that unnecessary Corps barrage. Have you seen General McCoy lately? We had a pleasant correspondence a few months ago. With kindest personal regards and all wishes for your success, sincerely, formerly H.Q. Company Old 69th. .W4,04 .0? I[ Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 -7:72 p....90.11:::;:ivv?Pai ? I:61,111".f;',.?fi.itiYiltittil POrM3, p aliptombor )041 'Monk you yopy muoh raP your lotta. INN im Roth:too out yotte tvoiy now, but IP onythloo mhould dovolop X Ahould ootthinly 0411 ror A bitr* rows. With boot roord#4 Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 (4, , le 4.....wee4,4,4,424,-;4114P lc` .44 4t ?11 vr.1-.:';' ? t-t4 " ftt,v?,.fg?of'?-":7.?.?f'ffMr?tuf?X.,1"???xfo"v"fal--r-o' - f-- Donombor 19, 1941 Doty 13ob: Thhnk you vory much for your lottor, whloh C hnvn turnod ovor to th6 Ofrioo of Utvtlinn flofonno, thnt bning ngAnoY ohttrftpd WI. t 1 thour iwobloma ,,i,,-IoravolY0 Mr M CO a. Donovan Hobert Lolo 5f114 Fulton Avvnuo Vnn Nuyv, Cnliforuia 1 - SEIM Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 ' ?-? 4- ? ? Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 4; ) I. 4. 41414-141 IS14444?44,11` 11,4?1 44, December 19, 1941 Lieutenant Barry zingham Office of Civilian Defense 2000 Massachusette, Ave. Washington, L. C. Dear Lieutenant Bingham: Here is a letter from Bob Lee, which I believe would come under yOUT jurisdiction. Sincerely, William J. Ponovan UGC Mt Lee 2123 (No copy made - oritiinal sent) _ ??? Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 - / 4???00" 1'4 V it.14:11.1' 4.'1V 1 , p 4:0?' 1 . Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 -4fr. Imo Colonel W11Liiti j, Donovan 11010 lf-!-26-41 1ij ii 1:.indeob poroonni regards and apolop:lou for Lak- Ing up no much of youv tIino, ut yin) roallzo the apir:J, viii vii drivos ono in Lime of natioma c:vinln, and I (wow 1 can be or vnluo If T can rind Ihn proper niche. 0345 PrImr000 Avenue Hollywood, (:nlifornla r,Incovoly, Robert; N. f,oe P.2. Of cour80, what, l'm dyine; oo In got back into untnwm. Aftev Ulm film otuff ,o t; under way, T mtchl, bo nUJ.i tn iiiouk :Into a combat 010,111? CCI I A7---rx---"t 47/4 6,4-z4.4 ri Rel 1-'?*' sa? .11r? 2013/09/26 CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 Declassified and Ap?roved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 _ Colonel William J. Donovan 12-26-41 Lou will be able to get something of my ideas from the outline of airplane education which I forwarded to you some days ago. That is only one phase of the problems which have already arisen. I sent this plan to the War Department, via Major General McCoy and the President's\ office, a year and a half ago. It was sidetracked, al- though some of the details have been put into operation. Through my work in Intelligence and ground observation in the A.E.F., I know the grwit need for education of this character. Under present day conditions, it is far more vital. Naturally I am familiar with picture production. I know how to tell a message on the screen. My early advertising and publicity experience gave me a foun- dation for planning all phases of a campaign designed to roach the public. I know the value of the radio, newspapers, magazines. As for personal details: I am fifty-one years old. In excellent physical condition. I was comissioned a Second Lieutenant February 1, 1919. Did not remain in the Uesorve. My immediate family aro all in California. Twenty-ono of us, represontinK four genera- tion?, had dinner together yosterday. (Christman Day.) Have been married thirteen years. No children. 3 spent the winter of 1936-37 in London, writing for British films. Have read widely on international affairs. Am particularly interested in the Pacific arena. An I took the liberty of uslng you for a reference, I thoorht that it was only fair to let you know something about tills vague comrade-in-arms. It is a long time back to "Corporal" Lee. ? ,:11, e,? , Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 Er, knStPt!'n".,t4.0 Colonel William J. Donovan Coordinator of Informaf ion Washington, D. C. I have deeply appreciated your friendly answers to my communications. However, I realize that you are com- pletely ignorant of my background since the last war. I have been prominently connected with the writing branch of the motion picture industry for twenty years. Have served as an elected officer of the Screen Writers Guild of the Authors League of America. You may remember some of the following films I have been identified: THE MAN WITHOUT A COUNTItY CAEO KIRBY ROUGH RIDERS UNDERWORLD LITTLE CAESAR FOG OVER FRISCO KENNEL laiRDER CASE TOWER OF LONDON Etc., etc. The early part of my career was spent in Public Utility, advertising and Public Relations work for such companies as Consolidated Gas & Electric of Baltimore, Stone 8: Webster, C. W. Lee Company, Associated Railways, United Railways of Baltimore, etc., etc. For the past year I have been working with Dr. Nathan Sinai, Professor of Public Health at the University of Michigan, turning some of his vast fund of information into material for the screen and stage. My salary is in the 00.00--750.00 a week bracket. I am particularly interested in the possibilities of motion pictures for propoganda, civilian education and morale, and military technical education. A start has been made along some of these lines, but all the work so far attempted seems to lack plan and scope. oved For Release 2013/09/26 CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 4- ?41; I Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26 CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 , 0%4:- ? ' t...:4; ? ?,:,; . tilltV4IPAXIOMIrtIk494.tarNmetwo?orottovattratotttt....?..? :''... SUBJECT: From: COORDINATOR OF INFORMATION WASHINGTON, D. C. MEMORANDUM Robert N. Lee. Commander Ford 31 December 1941 have known Robert N. "Bob Lee" since 1919. He is a brother of Roland Lee, one of our better-known directors, and is a scenario writer of repute in Hollywood. At one time, he bid fair to become one of the top notch writers, but unfortunately he began "hitting the booze." He has been on the wagon now for a few years and is hitting his old stride again. Bob, I believe, served with you in the old 69th. He evidently got some of his inspiration for writing from Joyce Kilmer. Bob is a helluva good writer and a swell fellow, and I certainly could use him to good advantage. 4 John Ford :???,54", I 4'?I. , :11 ? - r `'t ? . tt, ; ?r,t 4, ? - - IMMO. npriassified and APproved For Release 2013/09/26 ? CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 r et-1. ? ? ? ' I Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 ' - ILIZORAND1fl4 To: Commander Ford From: Minim J. Donovan Li+ ? 1,..RU ' ? N.. IP. r..44,1.- 1%11,,,,t,,t41:: .01 0I 1 if.,?1!( 'IV 0.,;rn 3 1 9"?12 01 Ili; ; ,IU *ve 1.4:1)10..sijk, t,?tIll I Oftt-tili. W?.,.'d;t1.,.1040, 1!0.4. tI 0'1 11;1 P.MPill "1 I '110'4 JI11.110kiLl "111E4.U I I CI''0,1 1 'Vol:, 0-01.F.iet,F4,1 ?f;t401 1,1 0.;:o4till 1,,...0.1111,00 II114.601L,141r1 1.1 V I 7.) FILL P11.0 Ili ; r 4 r 11 I I 4,, 9.4 .447i.. 3# !.1 ftr I f.41,1P t I 1,01.1 IA It- I , I ' t1,o, (0'11)(00 11 hi 1.1.) 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Army or Naval transport, commercial steamship, belliilerent vessel or aircraft and rail iu direated. TI) by air from Washiro.r_ton?L.G. and/or ?Jew York; 14.1. and/or Mimi, Florida to: deetination in necessary for the aocompliehment of bn emercency war' mission. In lieu of ,subsistenc.a fast ror diem o:: ;w6.,00 authorized while trovaling by mtlitary, riaval or commercial aircraft in cCccorclance with ?.existing' law and regulations. (APR-3-69026). A baggvge ,a3.1manoo of fifty-five (55) pounds? ts inclucto 8.:.1 personal effecta, '!olothing, medical kit, OfInteuri and emergen:1 rations and an e:..cess baggage allowance( of twenty-I Lye (25) pounde (ciritical oup,plics ) ii authorized *13110 travel- ing by Mititary, naval or, commercial, aircraft, ; Field equipment wiV. b obtainea at destination., Excess boggace wil.l be marked- ri.th Ulu offleer"sfuLlnama, rank and aerial numtor, c/o kort 'Iranapo:rtation i'Officer, NtlYJ York Fort zrubarkation, Brooklyn, Now ,York.. Trunk lockor wi:11.not be taken. , - 5. Reimbilraemiant for the expenses incurred In conntrztion with thc travel will be made ti the liar' 1)e)portment by the Office of Litratogic jorvices. Finance officer making, Payment in ,connection with ,the travel perforred w$.3.). submit a cc py of the voucher, Showing the, 11/11011nt Paid, month in which 1:a,".d, vouc:ier numbor z,nd citation of this order. The copy of .th6 ':vouchcr, will be forwarded by 1 Ater of tr.. numittal to The hdjutant 0,1nere3.10 OffiCo, attentl'on Fiscal and Bud,,3c't stlAing that the inclosed .copy' of vouchor fur%lished for the purpo ic of st..,,uring rcirolurserrent, from the Offloo of .1tateetrio Sorvice, , 6.. Colonel 1.0ermor'e is nutheried 1 of thiu hiasion.?,' , A: i? . , ' 7. Prior to doporture i`,.;..om present stz,,,,tion .,)c Vin I DC (PC kiirt cd fcp i,..,--xtencled field servic el, temp-r te cl:imo t:), aa outlined 11-1.5e'l. 21 , 7 $.1.2 Tillary :191.3, together , with stool helmet p?. r.,,as mask; 1 1:istol,laut,9;..c,.:14riaci?:! ;????:?1.a,.911; 1 holstez , loithor , . 5 Csi.. , a, pock ets , iv,icazine, web, doubli? -i&..... Vi-....,z..:1..;?? 1 f:qcket,, iir.nt r3.1d;' 1. pouch", 'first aid prx;:k; 2 m:tglzine::4,';./.4. c',1.47'.;N:;,:,:,1c1?;,;(,:t; 21 rourd 3 ez.ctricge, ammunition, ,/,5 Gal. ,, 1 kits oleanine,//pb? ol.,-,--ir6, .wi.V.!..,,:tfvo Fosse:151(a of I?ri ?%.1-:= Form 81, 31-:owing Lioetastions and irqtriu404 ko.ciert,i,:,Z41.c?A,(11-Korei leavin,- trsc' c?onti- nental limits of the United Statoz... slid ',4.(11.,. Oi.".-A.,1:-,,?Yivit,?-h"ftec'.crovisions 'of Cir.5, 26 March 1943, ref er OM CO wedical reoit ntii. ---- '.'..4 .?? , , ., .-.".',-.'-a-i-- i 1 4 ... , , ? ...?. ,-.,,,,.,[ ?h--- , 1 ,;- .,.\\(.? "AY. ' 7\ '\\\- ) )e r A Adijutar.t ' at ner.rftIc :Ian clothing ir the perfortrAnc4: Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 4 Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 41-42retw. -YAM .4". 1=01. 2 To prevent the collapse of organized and centralized Chinese resistance to Japan, it is imperative that action be taken immediately on some of the fol- lowing points: A- Immediate Air Aid to China. B- Improvement in our diplomatic relations and general liaison with the powers that be in China. (I shall explain the urgency of and modus operandifct this item in detail upon request). C- Immediate concentration by a competent board of American experts on transportation problems, new supgy routes, such as via India and Tibet or via Russian Turkestan - Tashkent-Alma Ata-Sinkiang-Kansu. D- Renewed efforts to prevail upon Russia to at least secretly grant us air and truck bases in Siberia and Outer Mongolia for transportation of supplies to China. Even "Token" deliveries will have their effect upon Chinese morale. Russia should be made to feel convinced that the collapse of China will mean her own defeat. And it should not be hard to convince the Russians of this, as their policy during the past five years has been based on this conviction; it is to be noted that they have acted accordingly in their relations with China, despite their non-aggression pact with Japan. E- Immediate efforts to relieve the economic (especially food) situation in China. The principal problem is meat. Arrangements might be made for Russian cooperation, whereby salted, smoked or frozen beef and mutton be transported from the meat producing areas along the Turk-Sib Railway into China. In making the above comments and suggestions, I take the liberty to offer my services to the U.S. Government in the furtherance of any effort that may be inaugurated. My 24 years' experience in China and 61,- years' study and analysis of China problems, here in Washington, make me feel that I might be able to do something more useful to help win this war. ? flIcifid 2nd A Respeetfilly yours, (Emmat.uel .Larsen) Research Analyst in Chinese Affairs, Office of Naval Intelligence. d For Release 2013/09/26 CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 41?1 ? ? ?s ? > Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26 CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 PRIVATE AND SECRET. ? Col.William Donovan, Coordinator of Information, Waohington, D.C. Dear Sir, UltIttaaa teaaae ?Ij 1650 Harvard Street, N-W., Washington, D.C., May 21,0-942. ta.A. Cm_ I take the liberty to submit to you the following for whatever it may be worth. I wish to state that I am extremely reluctant to make predictions, but I fear that China may collapse and that such an event would constitute a severe set-back to our war efforts. The controlling power in China is the Kuomintang; thin consists of five factions: 1- The Chu Chia-hua faction. (totalitarian, party regimentation) 2- The "C.C." faction (party supervision over social matters) 3- Tai Li's faction (Secret Service, terrorist, supporting Chiang and the "C .C." faction) 4- Ho Ying-ch'in's faction (anti-Communist, favors conservative military administration) 5- The Political Science faction (members have character of being primarily Chinese in their point of view). The first four of these factions are most likely to favor a separate peace with Japan if China is further isolated from and ignored by her Allies. Such a separate peace would be exploited to the utmost by the Japanese who would regiment Chinese manpower for an immediate knock-out blow against Asiatic Russia. More than manpower would be available in China; brilliant Chinese strategists would lend their efforts. (Jenghis Khan's beet general was a Chinese; Tso Teung-tang, beat strategist of the Manchu regime, was a Chinese). If Rusein is attacked, as she would be from Manchuria, Chinese Turkestan and Outer Mongolia, her entire position would become most precarious, and Germany will be able to crush Ruselan resistance in Europe. Thus, if China and hunain go, the lose of India is a foregone conclusion. China is the only reason why Japan is not turning her might against India at this very moment. The ultimate upshot of such far-reaching reverses for the Allies would be defeat or no less ehan several decades of terrible warfare. ,o China has hitherto recelved secondary consideration in the matter of war aid, and the China-Burma situation has been a secondary war theater. The enemy is aware of this, and Germany is banking on the collapse of all Allied resistance in Asia) in which event Germany will automatically receive co- operation from Japan. No matter how severe Nazi reverses in Europe are for the moment, an Allied collapse in Asia will act as an immediate stimulant to toint Axis efforts. s;It anri Annr ved For Release 09/26 ? CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 _ 9-90006?001-00n11-0000X?1-dCl-V10 9/6O/ LO eSeeiei .10d panaiddv pue Pe!PsseloeCI !, i7,1?:":441,44) 406(1 ju0041160 'Astki 4000a40 4 01-qt n)ll@mauom Jo xwlquIPa900 kovtioo wolLtIA I01:000 paoti fvoopuIN ;PF4gga4M ouP qOpIn U1 040114W-0. 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India., the largest single part of the British Empire is important to England financially but so .far as the winning of the War is concerned the Middle East is the most important 1 ? , , , i sector. One typo of Englishman' s more concerned with ,I? ' e ? jockeying for position for' the the war conC(Irences 1' 11 than in winitinc, the war now'.. It .is he who insists on , , Ipending Amc:rican forces to India; he who wants to con- centrate all exile Governments in London. The other type, of Englishman is :Ly.11y tryinii to win this war - his 1. efforts are curtailed by thq aetivities of his Cellow. ; I hope we do send token 'forces to India but none --, ' to the BrItish Isles later to be slaughtered in the ' ; ! - Lowlands. The Liddle East is or springboard for the !? 1- invasion that will be most disastrous to the ANaS., If , ? the United States does not take matters in: the Middle East in Ivilnd we will lose th( Middle EH,st. Mon to meet: Look upLt. 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Ho stands out RS a man [(DI,powors of observation, independence Of though , VeflM 11116 judgment and he has courage in explaining his opinions ei,n when In conflict with the approved 3ri1115h explanation ! , of. ev'ents. He is no longer v,,ith the LegeLtion, but is now attached to Genoral Maxwel1.1 British ON V,y,T.D.inat.lod: F, It .U.; no"t safe to disaa;ree with the of2icial British Eighth Arlybv'ts boen ,oriously enjoyed sup;ariority in tanks, it should line. nut we know. thut the defcatod at a time when it 01-1130,? men Ind other ma be rel - at n time when ,havo Won a ddeisive vie bryJ You willhea,r all ?' explanations Feller ? but the truO; one will'come from' ou look UP hil; ri-2)0rt. The sorLs of Coloncl 1\113.11L)LLL.1.9....ILILLIPA: The Lritioh Insisting t1 W6 the defonse of is insepamblo from the.dcfense of t.;ho L'Addle zInd that Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26 : CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 ? ? ? 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"'TS. ^?,????????? ??1 ? ! : i !! ?.; '! 1: 'Tr 4(.b. '2' 1-40 oommont @Gild bp nhipborod to oorroppon4 I1IiP t Phould bp 014WW0W1"ONS shopt hhOpr icTh oommpiits orripAr NolOn011onm PhoW bp upp0 Ao ro oolhAns, Joh Offloprl Aholkid inttkm1 (oh % pok Ark thmuffloisMs) tprer* Aotton 'doipirwctipr motIolOpkon Phohl0 bo Indlomtol g040414 (Whiling OhitthowLdmlwoiyo tot roturnod to RPOPtrys' ?or Offlopr DomiOnmtlook PAP sopmr00 0100.t? fi ,.! t Ii 1 II it I ?;: I !, ?-li! 1 1 it, it 1: 6011 1 ro4tImis go, 1 LI ? - : npriassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26 ? CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 411P1' . , I) , Ato vx? . ".-. ? I --- ?- . ? ?:.?.; *????? ? it-?;a5 Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26 : CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 itt...., - c. ,Q - ,' `, l'i, ..., .,.:-,' ,1?? ''''..; '?'', '.'''.',' '1 '., i'' '-- 'J..." , ? , ?J?. t?. J.. ? .. L' !, ', ' .21-- ".. t't 4 ! '%?ti, .`,..1:1-2 1 ? ' 11':' , l, t-tt . ...?. ...4.N. ?4 N." '', i'' '4 . , 11, e ; 4k, k i,t11 I ' ? ? 4.5-41 .1 II ? ? i ,tt- ti - , -... _,:-:c4-....... ? ).?, ......, ?????,.C-0*-----",, , .1 i , iiallnr*y 0 .? i itlIA t) 114: ton o Jr,. (,) -,..N. ,I,L. Col., AUS I-1 Z-z-.:?,.. 00,111rity Officer 11:,? t ? fi44-41,-A t 4,;4.4.4,... ? 4.. 4 It4 .t1.-tr,?,,,Wc:It7,k'T-1.,ttr,?t1T4:-.93;Aa'',444elkt,,t*mataft;;?W but it may 'be bhat one J-a4et Waetten, 19 it 48th 8tr-eb, Nuw York Olby (who Id 't clode friend eil,the wife of Mayor LtA. Ob4Pd10 may know the whoreaboutd of Marie floddiger. ' Mr. Lawronoe otated that he it well known be Mr. liebect 010allahan of fiuU tith Avenne, New York qty., addoeiabed with National breWadbing Company; Patrick W. McMahon, rOMOP Adtliattutt AbLorney deneral of the ntate of Now York; and M. Emil K. Ellis, a lawyer With offt0e0 10 lioOkereller Centel,. 1, , Mr. Lawrence mentioned the,numu of Mr. Edgar fl, Sbapp,r whoa() addreAd id 17 . 'Plmit Obh aren't, New York UI t. It it evident that Mr. Stapper can give inform- , ,abion coneerntng Mr. loorence. he can probaay aide Kivu informhtion concerning il , I, iiylvia Roller. 4 't , ft , ; MP. Lawrence, during the o00roe of 'the tionvermation with the undcrolgned, : , I tabeti that he had ab o me lio ti given inf 'A ormlon to MVOW1'd ; . Fra0(04 and Mitchell of Ube tirltidh intelligence, ,,orvlce? 1,1) Broad 8treot, Now York City and thtA he l' liad ottoo pOP1'11111ea 4 dpecial middion ,t the behont of Ono Or bobh of thooe lent.sie- L 1 , . ? MOn. , , The ohnervationd of the undernigned can be dummtrIzed ab follown: CO Mr. K " , .., , 1 . , i , 4 1,01noe himeelf io a liv,In of about 1,50 yeard of tw;e. HO 10 over 6 foot tall, k , Hdelidly hull b, had large dark eyed, hiackhair diiiihtly 'gray, war d gladden and ' had the look alAd a0Moahor of a Man who litiglij.i WeWbe'umbalanced. he, dhuuld be 1?,, "Carefully checked before hid d6ory id taken derlooly'. (2)'fle 14 an egoist and good Its portan NAMOd freely. It id obvie0 that he deed not 13tow mail of the peopi;., ' 'be hhom he glibly refei% by their given named; ('..?) Mr0Awrence believed thA it? V,PUO lb 1;40 he,td of a ring of Oerman agento who 4e dirootim-; zubmarthe and other Orman activitiep -- 1-wInc:ipally the operation of dubmitTined In the Caribbean. (4) 1oalArehu0 04e0 that Freitag and the i(oOrliiiOr Vom4A Award appear to h.ve Aloplo meand but 1:olftjt) they aro not known Lo be umplOyea. lie inret.'o bhat theoe !Ave d'.ve active"agentn". (1)) He dte.ted Lhat the I.oddierr woman uttn be in de, 11 him, bo talk, It id evident that Lawrence (whodayn WI*, he, hi-to been in the oAl and 00 budineod 10 Oh lo) hao bet:1n tiomething of 'a prometei. and hal; tIvO0 by hid wits, Io may veil have been invotved in Yttrium; and dUttililiy "deals" with certaln of the rOople who have been mentioned by him. My giletiO 14 that certain of theme trans- aCtionn Wore of the "blue dke v4rioty. , t4, . ,Inveottgationd of Mr. Lawrence and M1do,8yivilk Woller (CO 1357-0 hivp been begun by title Office. , r 4, ? , kt?I ,.. , 4.-, lit, ./ ' '',..1 '''? 1- 7...1 ''''''; , I k 1 ?1 "7 ' ' " 1 It 1 HI '1.1 V1'4':-.54,','"Ilt..444:44 "t' ...11k t-''' "-..!41.1-,'? ".,2"-?-4',,--, r k- '?:?, ?, ,:, ,, . .,..? r , 0 -?-?-.-/;?' ?,, '.,,,,. 4 ..-,it . , I- 1{: :1k,' i .411 ,,,Y_ ,,,, -.,,.2.61,,,It.,.. .:4,...,.'' ..1,1?:',..--,;.?... ,,,., -.2. .A. 4-1,t?....-,; :-:, vr, . c,....4,-,-,,?-,...,,t',.;?,....q.,.,-7',,i-7-,?:vm- -1 :.,:,:.-:': - ? , , , ... -,i . , ,,,,.; , ,--1,, ?.. , ; -,1k, , '.-4 e 1 .. ' q.. z: ,.. , ,,' ' ? ' :,:.1, --, b Ii ? I , , ." '-i ,.. ,,, ti - ? , t', ' ' i . 1,4 Art 4,), ; '1 '11 111, t , I t1, ...., ti? , t11 ' '':- 'II( 1 ?,''' A 4 r , ' ,." 1Ii '' ' ? '' ' I' t '11 -...; ., f .. .,.... . ,,, : , V.:. :i1,1;'' ,,.'? - ' . < December iS, 1942 Mr. Lawrence ;angner, Socretaryt Department o:C Oommeroo, Tie NationaL invuntors Council, Washington, L. C. Dear Mr. Laugher,: Thank you very much tor your letter with augees- tions. It sounds very interesting and I m anxious to have the opinion ot all those coutirubd in it. I appreciate your sending it to me. As to the tickets you were good enough to euggest, I think it might be eaoier ii you would oend the tickets you spoke of, end I wou16 'Wien send you the novo of those who use them. Sincoreljt, j William J. Donovan Director ? i L.! -'.- '.4.0.1..roorre..ir 2,122 ' , ? 110 Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26 : CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 VIIT0-1"1' ' ? 6 Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 . .41 1?";' I Augt.1614 10, 1942 Admiral Wiltiam Loll* Chiols ol t,1t4aa to to, Commndor,. i( ;1)f or the Amq vud Nnvy Tho hitt4 ilourJo My (low. Admiral: thought you would v.olt to tlAo 4-1 look nG tho taLoohoc1, which IH tponlij,ition 0;i: oablo aont by ti o Fronch Ambar!.iador, lionri-llayo, to Vi hy ollou- lug hit: tnik ?;ith you. .41?11111111S6 Sinouvely, J, Whovon Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006:6 ? Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 ?,? '"4L- ,??? ? ..r."";; ? kV., 7- L/ A /1.4.4-1, u-i143,11kr?AITAps..41' ? A v H.L. X September 3, 1942 Admiral William D. Leahy, The White House, Washinvton, D. C. My :or Admiral Loahy: I don't kncm whethQr Mr. Murphy t.Lkod to you ab) ut the encloao(i. If he ha a not done so, I 'All mmind encloJ,x a riesof 10 ,jui6tioac put to Mr. to our Government. ou 13111(4 want to ni,vo thom before you. Donovan Director Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26 : CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 br*P-. Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 'I J 41; - 4IP' ? r? tioptomboT Adrtarol Watl4m Loohy Chid a owe to Liw IA (MIA or Lho Army 414Novy Tho Whito Rom* Whinaon, D.Q. 40? 444` Jit 1%?,? 04.4 J4.440,.1 My do4P Ad1'itp411 'Moro in 4 mottor tJ' I Lhtok ohoold bp tokon up with you. 1 wohLW to do IL myot4t ohd had hopod it riaght, bo doforrod until my rvLurn from Lho Mojov D000rt. Uowfor, mtoop lt hhoutd bv br*uAhL to youP AtLotiLion ImmodLotQly, I hnvo otiScod, gpiwv4I oullota, OopLeAtn OW) C. Doorine,Lo bptog to you t4o lottQr 1 114V0 pvoporvd, dooumooto. I 4m ovaltm Ii Ln boonum, 40 ig Lhoroue,hly w1 L4 tho prolilom ond to Ln o potAiLion to WANWoP hnyiquotaLOom you moy wtoh to ook. $1novri4y, 01111e4m J. Doilowl Dil-votor ! 4? lyEr'..14,1110.1iriekorrr 't 110'4,11- ? Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001.R000100390006-6 - , rr! it .1 L.-. _ -r ? -?4 :2. Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 1 , ? r 1 L.1 e . . 1 ;11.71. Z; ? 3.1.1, ton., L. L. ea:Tr October , 194, 4 - A :211rt DI 02 . ? - ceivoc.: Irom ? ir ? Vich. is you knol,v, tho man 4./ 1:0 friicl tj ? ?.;; 01 yours imo was Sr-rit, 3,artioular $0c-Li.; p . I idft0cuWO 3,11G, be intercriteu 11 t.0 ?Llor ? ? ????? 44.411144 4. Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 1 "I 44 4-.4 J. Dori,ov...n uu:u j :hot :le -----1,Z"C"."7"7"7?.-?417-ir?-'c?r"""? a 4 ? Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 4 ????41.4...4.4.1. .-?-? to, A..1, . -2 ? t''''fpg?Ittr?" Paragraph 11 describes the functions of the proposed American Mission, which are larger in scope than those being considered by the Joint U.S. Chiefs of Staff in their current study of this subject. Paragraph 14 states:- "The Department of State feels that the effort involved in the sending of the mission is well worth while and that its results can be substantial, especially as it will enjoy the full support of both the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Department of State, ***." As stated above, it has not yet been determined whether the Joint U.S. Chiefs of Staff will give this project their approval. It is the opinion of the Joint U.S. Chiefs of Staff that the aide-memoire in question does not acourately present their views and has the effect of committing them to a certain line of action prior to their decision that they will take such action. The matter in question is now the subject of study by the joint U.S. Chiefs of Staff and the Combined Chiefs of Staff. It has been referred to the British Chiefs of Staff in London for approval and to the Cowmanding General of the American Troops in the MiddLe East for his recommendations. It is requested, therefore, that the British Foreign Office be asked to disregard your aide-memoire of August 31st until such time as final action haa been taken on the matter through 1the channels in which it is being processed 'by the Joint U.S. Chiefs of Staff. For the Joint U.S. Chiefs of Staff: WILLIAM D. LLAHY Admiral, U.S. Navy Chief of Staff to the Commander in Cniof of the Army and Navy ? ; a ? 1. ? emila. Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26 : CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 14 ? ?????? ? - Declassified and Approved For Release 2013/09/26: CIA-RDP13X00001R000100390006-6 4 a ?. IllittlrAttzzwavi rmrg7t11 1',117-? ?Mit X COPY: NE:BLS THE JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF WASHINGTON SECRET September 13, The Honorable, The Secretary of State, Washington, D.C. Dear Mr. Secretary: An aide-memoire sent by the State Department to the British Foreign Jffipe under date of August 31st, with reference to a United States Mission to the Near East, has come to the attention of the Joint U.S. Chiefs of Staff. In it there are several inaccuracies. ' In paragraph 1 the statement appears that "The United States Joint Chiefs of Staff for some time have been giving special consideration to the situation in the Near East and have discussed with the Department of State the serious consequences for the United Nations of possible Axis success in this area." While it is true that the Joint U.S. Chiefs of Staff have such a project under consideration, it has not been the subject of special consideration as indicated nor has any one been authorized to present the views of the Joint U.S. State. Chiefs of Staff on this subject to the Department of In paragraph 5 the statement appears:- "*** and the Joint Chiefs of Staff have, therefore, in mind the send.- Og of such an American mission to the Near East as soon as possible." This statement only approximates the truth inasmuch as the Joint U.S. Chiefs of Staff have referred this question to the Combined Chiefs of Staff and will abide by the decision ofithat body and will give no approval to such a mission unless it receives the con- the Middle East. currence of General Maxwell commanding American troops in Paragraph 11 s',4111W:47z Ike 27'21;1' ? -------171/4"----"r"Fr??lr"-. ? 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