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[Editor’s note: Text from https://wikileaks.org/plusd/cables/1978STATE296523_d.html. Red type for names originally withheld by State Department.]

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STATE 296523
ORIGIN SCS-06
INFO OCT-01 ARA-15 ISO-00 FBIE-00 CIAE-00 DODE-00 PA-02 TRSE-00 MCT-02 CA-01 INR-10 INRE-00 SY-05 SYE-00 USSS-00 H-02 AID-05 SS-15 L-03 SSO-00 NSCE-00 CCO-00 OC-06 JUSE-00 NSAE-00 ICAE-00 SVC-00 CG-00 DOTE-00 /073 R
DRAFTED BY CA/SCS:EBLIGHT:ACM
APPROVED BY ARA: RBRUCE
S/S-O:TGMARTIN
CA/SCS:MCELLA
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O 230826Z NOV 78
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY GEORGETOWN IMMEDIATE
UNCLAS STATE 296523

E.O. 11652:N/A
TAGS: CASC
SUBJECT: PEOPLE’S TEMPLE MEMBERS REPORTED AS SURVIVORS

Request you verify the following list of reported survivors:

1. Cobb, Joan R. possibly John Raphael Cobb
2. Cordell, Mark 6/29/29
3. Goldshelf [Godschalk], Raymond
4. Lafferwhite, Lavary [Satterwhite, Alvaray]
5. Jones, James. W., Sr. 5/11/31
6. Kirkedoll, George [Kirkendall, Chuck]
7. Mitchelle, Daun [Mitchell, Dawn]
8. Spence, Guy Norman [Guyanese pilot]
9. Tachetter, Robin, possibly Robin Tschetter Tachetter [Robin Tschetter]
10. Yates, Vedra [Nedra]

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11. Carter, Michael J. Possibly Michael Cartet 9/30/58
12. Carter, Timothy
13. Davis, Grover
14. O’Neal, Chris, possibly Christopher K. O’Neal 12/25/00
15. Parks, Brenda, possibly Brenda Karen Parks 8/12/60
16. Parks, Dale Possibly Dale Edwin Parks 3/8/51
17. Parks, Tracy 9/16/66

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18. Prokes, Michael Possibly Michael Joseph Prokes 5/31/47
,9 [19]. Thrash, Hyacinth 3/25/02
20. Bagley, Monica

The following is list of suspected survivors as reported by NBC. Request you verify:

21. Vogue, Enid 59 [Bogue, Edith, 39]
22. Vogue, Jim 46, possibly Jim Bogues [Bogue], 10/19/32
23. Vogue, Tonny 17, possibly Tomas [Thomas] Bogue 9/2/61
24. Vogue, Julia 31 [Bogue, Juanita, 21]
25. Vogue, Tina 23 Possibly Teena Mae Bogues [Bogue] 12/15/55
26. Cordell, Harold Jan. 10/25/36, Calif.
27. Clark, John [Richard] 42 NY
28. Clayton, Stanley 25 CA
29. Evans, Sonya 7/11/67
30. Evans, Sharla 10/15/71
31. Evans, Shirella 6
32. Evans, Julius Possibly Julius Lee Evans 30/ 7/12/47
33. Evans, Sandra possibly Sandra Drucilla Evans, all CA.
34. Evans, Franklin, Johnny [Franklin, Johnny] 33 CA
35. Harris, Sherwin 7 [error; Sherwin Harris was father of Liane Harris, member of Concerned Relatives]
36. Lovieroyento, Dianne [Louie, Diane, also known as Diane Rozynko] 26 NY
37. Parks, Edith Amela 11/15/14 Gerald 45, CA
38. Paul, Robert 33 LA

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39. Prush, Hyacinth 76 CA Possibly Hyacinth Thrash
40. Rhodes, Odel [Odell] CA
41. Wilson, Lesley 30
42. Wilson, Jakara 3 CA.

Vance [Cyrus Vance, Secretary of State]

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Originally posted on December 2nd, 2018.

Last modified on January 30th, 2020.
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