Serial 324

[Editor’s note: One of the subjects of this serial whose name is deleted is Jim Cobb. The deleted information from the memorandum – designated by brackets – which is known to the editor has been indicated by red type.]

0 260025Z NOV 78
FM SAN FRANCISCO (89-250) (P) (SQ. 10)
TO DIRECTOR (89-4286) IMMEDIATE
COLUMBIA IMMEDIATE
BT
UNCLAS
RYMUR

On November 24, 1978, special agents [names deleted], AUSA [Assistant US Attorney] Robert Dondero, and [information deleted related to Jim Cobb] ambush of Congressman Ryan in Jonestown, Guyana, departed San Francisco for Charleston, South Carolina. They will arrive at 1:25 AM, November 25, 1978, aboard Delta flight 1028.

[Information deleted related to Jim Cobb] but is presently being afforded security by the FBI. [Cobb] is traveling to Charleston to assist in identifying members of the People’s Temple (PT) who are alive and will be arriving at Charleston Air Force Base, South Carolina.

PAGE TWO SF 89-250 UNCLAS

Leads: Columbia. At Charleston, South Carolina. Is requested to meet arriving Delta flight, transport agents, AUSA, and [Cobb] to suitable secure accommodations with adjoining room. Further transportation will be needed to transport party to Charleston Air Force Base for identification purposes, and assist in security for [Cobb] during his stay and during arrival of flights of survivors.

BT

Originally posted on December 9th, 2018.

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