5-351 To Walter S. Robertson, February 7, 1946

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press
Date: February 7, 1946

Subject: China

To Walter S. Robertson

February 7, 1946 Radio No. GOLD 158 [Chungking, China]

Please transmit the following to US leaders of teams now in the field by individual name in each case:

“All reports indicate that you are doing a splendid job under extraordinarily difficult conditions and that you have displayed an unusually generous and sincere spirit of cooperation. The work you are doing is of vast importance to China and I want you to know personally that I am deeply grateful for your complete support of our efforts.”

Document Copy Text Source: Records of the Department of State (RG 59), Lot Files, Marshall Mission, Military Affairs, GOLD Messages, National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, Maryland.

Document Format: Typed radio message.

Recommended Citation: ThePapers of George Catlett Marshall, ed.Larry I. Bland and Sharon Ritenour Stevens(Lexington, Va.: The George C. Marshall Foundation, 1981- ). Electronic version based on The Papers of George Catlett Marshall, vol. 5, “The Finest Soldier,” January 1, 1945-January 7, 1947 (Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003), p. 446.

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