Diary November 12, 1939
War Diary for Sunday, November 12, 1939:
Maurice Chevalier, the world-famous charmer with stick and straw hat as he will celebrate his 75th birthday in September 1963. He will not lose anything of his charm…
King George VI and French President Lebrun issue cautious replies to Dutch-Belgian peace appeal.
King Carol of Romania offers to mediate; rejected November 16.
First ENSA (Entertainments National Service Association) concert for British and French troops in France, starring Maurice Chevalier and Gracie Fields.
Holland: Dutch and Belgian Foreign Ministers meet at Breda.