Documents Relating to New Zealand's Participation in the Second World War 1939–45: Volume II
131 — General Freyberg to the Minister of Defence — [Extract]
General Freyberg to the Minister of Defence
I am leaving for Syria by air tomorrow with the principal members of my staff to reconnoitre administrative areas and defensive positions prior to the arrival of the Division. I will not be back for some days, and there may therefore be a time-lag in any cables. All are well….4
4 A personal message has been omitted.