Serial 1973

[Editor’s note: Several of the subjects whose names are deleted in this serial are known to the editor. Those notations have been indicated by red type.]

0 020025Z MAR 79
FM SAN FRANCISCO (89-250) (P) (SQ. 10)
TO DIRECTOR (89-4286) IMMEDIATE
DETROIT (89-247) IMMEDIATE
SEATTLE (89-158) IMMEDIATE
BT
UNCLAS EFTO
RYMUR

Re San Francisco telephone call to Detroit and Seattle, this date.

AUSA [Assistant US Attorney], San Francisco, has received request from Guyanese ambassador for addresses and telephone numbers of witnesses desired by the Government of Guyana to assist in their investigation and prosecution. Guyana ambassador indicated to AUSA, San Francisco, that he is requesting these witnesses to appear in Georgetown, date unknown, at the expense of the GOG.

PAGE TWO SF 89-250 UNCLAS EFTO

At the request of the AUSA, the following individuals’ addresses and telephone numbers were furnished to the Guyana ambassador through the USA’s office:

Monica Bagby, c/o Essie L. Clark (mother, 998 Divisadero, Apartment 301, San Francisco, California, USA, telephone number 415-467-5727.

[Remaining four names, including those of Dale Parks, Richard Cordell, and Odell Rhodes, and contact information highly redacted, including under b3 exemption]

Bureau relay above to State Department and US Embassy, Georgetown, Guyana.

PAGE THREE SF 89-250 UNCLAS EFTO

For information of Bureau, Detroit, and Seattle, Guyana ambassador has already contacted some of the above individuals. AUSA, San Francisco requests that above individuals we immediately contacted and advised of anticipated contact by Guyana ambassador.

In addition, AUSA, San Francisco has requested that [2 names deleted] be re-interviewed. AUSA advised that a time of testimony, both were instructed to “collect their thoughts” concerning the incident at Jonestown and furnish to FBI on re-interview.

Detroit is requested to immediately notify [Odell Rhodes] of expected call from Guyana ambassador and make arrangements for reinterview.

Seattle at Puyallup. Will make notification to [Richard Cordell] and appointment for re- interview.

San Francisco will make notifications to Bagby, [2 names deleted].

“Armed and dangerous. Suicidal tendencies”.

BT

Originally posted on August 5th, 2020.

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