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Image: President Dwight D. Eisenhower to Sir Winston Churchill, March 22, 1955
President Dwight D. Eisenhower to Sir Winston Churchill, March 22, 1955
Churchill's resignation of the premiership and his accompanying withdrawal from public life sparked this letter of reminiscence from President Eisenhower. The two old soldiers had been comrades-in-arms since 1941.
Object Details:
Typescript letter. Churchill Papers, Churchill Archives Centre, Cambridge, U.K. (290)

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American Presidents
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