1941 : Canadian Government’s worry about the possible misuse of the Saint Pierre-Miquelon wireless station

CONCERN OF THE UNITED STATES OVER THE CONTROL OF THE WIRELESS RADIO STATION AT ST. PIERRE AND THE SEIZURE OF ST PIERRE AND MIQUELON BY THE FREE FRENCH FORCES. The Minister in Canada (Moffat) to the Secretary of State

Ottawa, November 3, 1941 – 6 p.m.
The Canadian Government’s worry about the possible misuse of the Saint Pierre-Miquelon wireless station has been accentuated by recent sinkings far to the westward of any previously reported. In the circumstance they desire to send some civilian wireless specialists from the Depart of Transport to Saint Pierre-Miquelon to controll all messages sent. If the Administrator agrees no problem arises; if he refuses there will be a strong demand here for unilateral Canadian action. (…)

Marc Albert Cormier

Marc Albert Cormier est originaire des îles Saint-Pierre et Miquelon. Passionné par l'histoire de son archipel natal, il a consacré d'importants moyens à la mise sur pied de ce projet d'encyclopédie virtuelle et historique.

Laisser un commentaire

Votre adresse de messagerie ne sera pas publiée. Les champs obligatoires sont indiqués avec *

Social Widgets powered by AB-WebLog.com.