CONCLUSIONS of a Meeting of the War Cabinet held at 10 Downing Street,
S.W. 1, on Saturday, January 13, 1940, at 11 a.m.
Admiral of the Fleet the Right Hon. Lord Chatfield, Minister for
Co-ordination of Defence (in the Chair).
The Right Hon. Oliver Stanley, M.P. |
Secretary of State for War
The Right Hon. Sir Kingsley Wood,|
M.P., Secretary of State for Air.
The Right Hon. Lord Hankey,
Minister without Portfolio.
The following were also present:
General Sir W. Edmund Ironside |
Chief of the Imperial General Staff.
Air Marshal R. E. C. Pierse, Deputy|
Chief of the Air Staff.
Rear-Admiral T. S. V. Phillips,|
Deputy Chief of Naval Staff.
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Methods of giving assistance: Brigadier Ling's report.
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Possible German attack on Holland and Belgium.
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