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By JOHN H. MATHER, MD
How accurate were Churchill’s doctor’s diaries? Lord Moran was a skillful and devoted physician, less fastidious as a recorder of events.
Tags: 616, Charles Wilson, Hastings Ismay, John Colville, John H. Mather, Lord Moran, Russell Brain, Thomas Dunhill, Winston S. Churchill, Yalta Conference,
By THE CHURCHILL PROJECT
Questions on the role of secretary Elizabeth Layton in the 2017 film, and the Annexe where Churchill really ran the wartime government.
Tags: Churchill War Rooms, Darkest Hour, Downing Street Annexe, Elizabeth Layton, Eric MacLennan, Gary Oldman, Joe Armstong, John Colville, Kazuhiro Tsuji, Kirstin Scott Thomas, Lily James, Robert Hardy, Winston S. Churchill,
By WARREN F. KIMBALL
In wartime, Eisenhower related to Churchill as junior to senior. As President, the relationship vastly changed, but ties of sentiment were still there.
Tags: 1953 Bermuda Conference, Anglo-Persian Oil Company, Anthony Eden, Battle of Gettysburg, Bermuda Conference, Edgar Faure, Harold Macmillan, John Colville, John Foster Dulles, Joseph Stalin, Klaus Larres, Martin Gilbert, Michael Howard, Mohammad Mosaddegh, Peter Boyle, SHAEF, Stephen Ambrose, Winston S. Churchill,
By ROBERT LYONS and G.C.B. DODDS
G.C.B Dodds, a private secretary in 1944, recalls Churchill’s energy, fearlessness and pugnacity, and an uncomfortable moment over de Gaulle.
Tags: Anthony Eden, Charles de Gaulle, Dakar Raid, G.C.B. Dodds, John Colville, John Martin, John Peck, Martin Gilbert, Robert Lyons, William Morrisey, Winston S. Churchill,