5-206 To Winston S. Churchill, August 15, 1945

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press
Date: August 15, 1945

Subject: World War II

To Winston S. Churchill

August 15, 1945 Radio. Washington, D.C.


Personal for Moore1 from McCarthy.

General Marshall desires that General Ismay in London be requested to deliver personally to Mr. Churchill the following message from General Marshall: “With the termination of hostlities, my thoughts turn to you and the long hard pull up the heights to final trumph of your labors.”

Document Copy Text Source: George C. Marshall Papers, Pentagon Office Collection, Selected Materials, George C. Marshall Research Library, Lexington, Virginia.

Document Format: Typed radio message.

1. Colonel James B. Moore III was secretary of the General Staff at Eisenhower’s European Theater of Operations, U.S. Army, headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany.

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), pp. 277-278.

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