The cable was to get Hahn the information. The Prime Minister asks me to read the cablegram, and I will read it:
. . . Your cablegram 9th November 396.
That was the cable which was sent by the high commissioner to the Prime Minister.
Have discussed matter with Minister of National Defence. You might request war office to give Major Hahn, as representing Canadian government in this particular, any information which they consider desirable and necessary to enable national defence to reach conclusion on possibility produce Bren gun in Canada.