178 Mr A.T. Stirling, External Affairs Officer in London, to Department of External Affairs

Cablegram 374 LONDON, 1 September 1939, 11.24 a.m.

MOST IMMEDIATE

Various rumours are current as to direct action by Herr Hitler [1] including suggestions bombing of Warsaw. No confirmation these has yet been received.

STIRLING

1 Adolf Hitler, German Chancellor.

[AA: A981, GERMANY 67, ii]