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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionChanticleer greets the dawn
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date29 Dec 1942
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptDe Gaulle Giraud United Fighting France 1943
Person DepictedGaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)
Giraud; Henri H.; General
NotesNews: Assasination of Admiral Darlan. - General
Giraud appointed High Commissioner for French North and West Africa and General Juin C.-C., North
Africa. ... On Dec. 29 M. Andre Philip, Fighting French National Commissioner for the Interior,
said in a broadcast on the B.B.C. European service: "On Nov. 16, the French National Committee
announced that it took no part in, and assumed no responsibility for, negotiations engaged in
North Africa with the delegates of Vichy. Since then you have not heard the Fighting French
spokesman on the radio. The situation to-day is modified. Possibilites are opened for
collaboration and eventually for union among all authentic elements of French resistance. We
therefore resume our broadcasts. ... " [Keesing's Contemporary Archives p.5526]
SubjectsPolitics
war
North Africa
Leadership
government
sunrise
France
cocks
Armed forces
Free French Forces FFL
World War 1939-1945
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GB/BCA/193Gaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)1890-1970   
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