Documents Relating to New Zealand's Participation in the Second World War 1939–45: Volume II
101 — The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom to the Prime Minister of New Zealand
The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom to the Prime Minister of New Zealand
Your telegram of 4 October.
Owing to the Australian demand to release all their troops from Tobruk, which complicated our plans, the date of the operation is uncertain.1 I hope these difficulties will be overcome and will cable you later.