58 STAT.] CANADA-DEFENSE INSTALLATIONS-JUNE 23, 27, 1944 1293 The Secretary of State to the CanadianAmbassador DEPARTMENT OF STATE WASHINGTON June 27, 1944 ExcEurNCY: I have the honor to refer to your note of June 23, 1944 in regard to a decision of the Canadian Government to reimburse the United States Government for the expenditures on certain defense installa- tions in Canada and at Goose Bay (Labrador). The proposals set forth in Your Excellency's note are acceptable to the Government of the United States. It is agreed that your note and this reply thereto shall be regarded as placing on record the understanding arrived at between our Governments. Accept, Excellency, the renewed assurances of my highest con- sideration. For the Secretary of State: A. A. BEaE, Jr. His Excellency, The Honorable LEIGHTON McCAmrmr, K.C., Ambassador of Canada.