16th August 1941 Booklet

Date: August 16, 1941

Subject: World War II

Commemorative booklet regarding Mr. Winston Churchill’s visit to Iceland after his historic meeting with President Roosevelt. This visit was notable for many reasons:

  1. It was the first occasion during this war of a joint parade of US and British armed forces.
  2. The variety of the forces defending Iceland – Marines and Army from the US, Norwegians, Dutch and men from the Dominions and Britain.
  3. Churchill was the first British Prime Minister to visit Iceland.


Digital Downloads

Partial Booklet (4 pages)


Location: Vault
Call No. Box 4 Folder 14

Language: english