Serial 2356
Oct 29, 79 • 1553 • State-Georgetown • 281913

[Editor’s note: This is a State Department cable that was included in the FBI’s 2009 RYMUR release of documents under the Freedom of Information Act. It was not included in the State Department’s own release, but we have included identifying information for it using the agency’s designations.

[The two subjects of this serial whose names are deleted are Jonestown survivors Vernon Gosney and Odell Rhodes, whose travel plans to Guyana were released on Serial 2325. The deleted information from the memorandum – designated by brackets – which is known to the editor has been indicated by red type.]

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0 291553Z OCT 79
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY GEORGETOWN IMMEDIATE
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E.O. 12065: NA
TAGS: CARR, GY (LAYTON, LARRY)
SUBJ: PROSECUTION OF LARRY LAYTON
REF: STATE 279701

1. [Gosney] and [Rhodes] scheduled to arrive 10:55 PM October 29 on PanAm 427.

2. Embassy requested to inform prosecutor that [one of the two men] must be back to job by November 5 and to express hope that, if necessary, prosecutor could call him out of turn to permit [one of the two men] to meet that date.

Vance [Cyrus Vance, Secretary of State]

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Originally posted on November 10th, 2020.

Last modified on July 19th, 2022.
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