Madagascar.

Oral Answers to Questions — British Army. – in the House of Commons on 9th June 1942.

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Photo of Commander Sir Archibald Southby Commander Sir Archibald Southby , Epsom

asked the Secretary of State for War whether he can give any further information regarding the position of our forces in Madagascar and the extent to which the island is under the control of the Allies?

Photo of Sir James Grigg Sir James Grigg , Cardiff East

It would not be in the public interest to give any further information at present.

Photo of Commander Sir Archibald Southby Commander Sir Archibald Southby , Epsom

Can my right hon. Friend say when he or the Prime Minister will be able to inform the House and the country of the course of events in Madagascar?

Photo of Sir James Grigg Sir James Grigg , Cardiff East

I am sorry, Sir, I cannot undertake to be a prophet.