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Falklands: Nott PS letter to Cabinet Office ("Military Notetaker for Operational Decisions") ["a useful safeguard that Minister's decisions are most rapidly translated into operational orders"] [declassified Dec 2012]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/614 f154
Editorial comments:

The original of this letter can be found on CAB164/1617/1 f104, which shows it was registered on 5 April and was read by Robert Armstrong. The full PREM19 file from which this item is taken can be seen here. Read other documents selected from this file.

Importance ranking: Minor
Word count: 1p
Themes: Executive, Defence (general), Defence (Falklands)