TITLE

For Want of Sixty Destroyers

AUTHOR(S)
T. R. B.
PUB. DATE
August 1940
SOURCE
New Republic;8/12/40, Vol. 103 Issue 7, p214
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a potential transaction of sixty destroyer warships between Britain and the U.S. Navy to help Britain fight in World War II. The destroyers could determine Britain's success in the war, but United States Congress fears that a sale of the ships would constitute a violation of international neutrality law.
ACCESSION #
18082604

 

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