Serial 1530

[Editor’s note: This document was released both as a State Department cable as part of its 1981 FOIA release, and as Serial 1530 of the FBI’s RYMUR release. The text was released at https://wikileaks.org/plusd/cables/1979GEORGE00005_e.html.

[The FBI deleted several names from this serial which were later released by the State Department. The names are marked in red type below.]

UNCLASSIFIED FBB 283

[Listing of agencies receiving informational copies on pdf]

0 021449Z JAN 79
FM AMEMBASSY GEORGETOWN
TO SECSTATE WASHDC 8623
UNCLAS GEORGETOWN 0005
DEPARTMENT PLEASE PASS: USSS
HEW, WASHDC
FBI, WASHDC
U.S. IMMIGRATION, NEW YORK
U.S. CUSTOMS, NEW YORK
E.O. 12065: NA
TAGS: CARR, GY (PEOPLES TEMPLE)
SUBJ: PEOPLE’S TEMPLE MEMBERS DEPARTURE FROM GUYANA

1. The following People’s Temple members departed Guyana on December 29, 1978 via Pan Am flight 228:

Timothy Carter
Michael Carter
Herbert Newell
Aurora Rodriguez
Henry Cannon
Diane Scheid
Mary Ann Cassanova [Casanova]
Eugene Smith

Dwyer [Richard Dwyer, Deputy Chief of Mission, American Embassy, Georgetown]

Note by OC/T: Passed to US Immigration and US Customs, New York

Unclassified

Originally posted on July 30th, 2020.

Last modified on July 15th, 2022.
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