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PARAPHRASE OF TELEGRAM RECEIVED

WAR DEPT. INFO. BUR.

Date: March 20, 1943

 

FROM:        AMEMBASSY CHUNGKING

TO:             Secretary of State, Washington

Dated: March 11, 1943, 9:50 a.m.

Number 356

 

         Refer to the Embassy’s telegram of January 29, number 162.

         The following information has been received from the Chinese Foreign Office as being from a reliable source: orders have been issued to Japanese Consulates in North China to inform all enemy nationals in North China that they are to be sent for concentration to Weihsien, Shantung. This is to take place about the middle of March.

 

                                                        VINCENT