Armistice Documents, 1918

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  • Documents.10222
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private papers

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Catalogue date 1980-10

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Prime Minister David Lloyd George's ts copy of the Supreme War Council's Conditions of an Armistice with Germany, with ms amendments (10pp, undated but 1918), together with a photocopy of the amended conditions, in French, bearing the signatures of Foch, Admiral Wemyss and the members of the German Delegation (13pp, 11 November 1918); an ms Admiralty telephone message reporting the signing of the Armistice at 5am, and announcing that hostilities will cease at 11am (1p, 11 November 1918); and a photocopy and ts transcription of the first page of the conditions of an Armistice with Germany, made for the Imperial War Museum in 1923.

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