Thursday, July 9, 2015

Greenland Discussed

TUE 9 JUL 1940
Destroyer O'Brien (DD-415) reaches Para, Brazil, in the course of her shakedown cruise (see 12 July).

Coast Guard cutter Campbell arrives at Boston, Massachusetts, with U.S. Consul to Greenland James K. Penfield, Governor of North Greenland E. Brun, and a group of Danish officials to discuss commerce and trade of Greenland, due to the interruption of direct contact with Denmark, Greenland's mother country.

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