450 Full Cabinet Minutes

Minutes 397 and 398 MELBOURNE, 27 June 1940

398. Chinese Legation-question to be referred to the United Kingdom Government, and their comments asked for.

397. Tokio Appointment-decided that Sir John Latham [1] be asked to accept the position-for twelve months-and leave to be granted from the Bench for that period.

1 Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia.

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