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Reference FO 371/23568
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Details of this piece are shown at item level - 1939 [20]
Date 1939
Collection Foreign Office files for Japan, 1931-1945
Region East Asia
Countries Japan; United Kingdom; India; China; Manchuria; Korea; United States; Germany
Places Andong; Australia; Batavia; Berlin; Brazil; Burma; Calcutta, India; Canada; China; Dalian; France; Germany; Gibraltar; Guam; Guandong; Guangdong; Gulangyu; Hainan; Hawaii; Hefei; Henan; Hong Kong; Honolulu; India; Ireland; Italy; Japan; Keelung; Kobe; Korea; Kwantung; Kwantung Leased Territory; London; Malaya; Manchukuo; Manchuria; Manila; Mongolia; Moscow; Mukden; Nanjing; New Guinea; New York, United States; New Zealand; Osaka; Outer Mongolia; Seoul; Shanghai; Shenyang; Singapore; South Africa; Soviet Union; Spain; Taiwan; Tianjin; Tokyo; Turkey; United Kingdom; United States; Washington; Yangtze River; Yili; Yokohama; Zhenjiang
People Ashley Clarke, Henry; Chang Tso-lin (Zhang Zuolin); Chiang Kai-shek; Churchill, Winston; Craigie, Robert; Eden, Anthony; Ellinger, Barnard; George Sansom; Hilter, Adolf; Hoare, Samuel; Howe, R G; Hull, Cordell; Kennedy, John F; Kerr, Philip; Lloyd George, David, 1st Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor; Owen, David; Roosevelt, Fraklin D; Saito Takao; Shigemitsu, Mamoru; Stalin, Joseph; Stirling, Alfred E; Wood, Edward; Wu Peifu
Topics agriculture; aid; Allies; ambassador; Anglo-Japanese relations; Anglo-United States relations; Anti-Comintern Pact; army; arrest; Asiatic Petroleum Company; assassination; atrocities; Axis; Bank of Japan; banks; blockade; bonds; boycotts; British Empire; British firms; British nationals; British-American Tobacco; business; Chinese Nationalist Party (Kuomintang); Christianity; civil war; communications; communism; Communist International (Comintern); Communist Party; concession; conference; consulate; cotton; crime; currency; customs; debt; defence; deportation; destroyer; dock; drugs; economic sanctions; economy; elections; embargo; embassy; employment; espionage; exports; finance; fish; fishing; flooding; gold reserve; guns; hemp; hospitals; Imperial Rule Assistance Association; import; independence; industry; intelligence; invasion; investment; iron; Japanese Government; Japanese yen; Jewish; judicial system; jute; labour; lead; media; migration; military; military coup; military occupation; mining; Minister of Foreign Affairs; Ministry of Defence; Ministry of Economic Warfare; Ministry of Food; Ministry of Information; minorities; missionaries; Mitsubishi Co., Ltd; monarchy; National Mobilization Law; nationalism; navy; neutrality; Nichi Nichi; nickel; oil; Open Door policy; Parliamentary Question; payments agreement; peace conference; peace talks; People's Liberation Army; petroleum; piracy; population; poverty; press; priest; Prime Minister; production; propaganda; protest; radio; railway; rayon yarn; recognition; religion; resistance; revolt; revolution; rice; riots; rubber; sanctions; Secretary of State; Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs; shipping; ships; silk; Sino-Japanese War; smuggling; socialism; steel; sterling; strikes; sugar; taxation; tea; telegraphs; textiles; tin; tobacco; trade; Trading with the Enemy Branch; trafficking; training; treaties; uniform; Vickers-Armstrongs; war; water; weapons; wheat; women; wool; zinc
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