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LOT 415:

MACARTHUR DOUGLAS: (1880-1964) American Military Leader of WWII. T.L.S., Douglas MacArthur, one pag...

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Start price:
460
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€460 - €700

MACARTHUR DOUGLAS: (1880-1964) American Military Leader of WWII. T.L.S., Douglas MacArthur, one page, 4to, General Headquarters Southwest Pacific Area, 8th May 1944, to the Archbishop of Brisbane. A wartime letter, bearing the printed heading of the Southeast Pacific Office of the Commander-in-chief, MacArthur stating in part `I am very glad that the Australian Government has approved the coming of the twenty Catholic missionaries from the United States..« further saying `..Will you ascertain from the Apostolic Delegate whether he would be in agreement with this amendment. If so, I would at once radio the War Department that the Australian Government has approved their assignment here and that I have no objection to their taking up station in New Guinea..« Two pinholes to the upper left corner, otherwise VG £400-600