[Editor’s note: This document was released both as a State Department cable as part of its 1981 FOIA release, and as Serial 829 of the FBI’s RYMUR release. The text was released at https://wikileaks.org/plusd/cables/1978STATE305018_d.html.]
INFO OCT-01 ISO-00 SCS-06 CA-01 H-02 L-03 FBIE-00 JUSE-00 DODE-00 USSS-00 SS-15 CG-00 DOTE-00 CIAE-00 INR-10 NSAE-00 SY-05 /058 R
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APPROVED BY ARA:JABUSHNELL
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P 020131Z DEC 78
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY BRIDGETOWN PRIORITY
INFO AMEMBASSY GEORGETOWN PRIORITY
AMEMBASSY PORT OF SPAIN PRIORITY
UNCLAS STATE 305018
E.O. 11652: N/A
TAGS: CASC, OREP (RYAN, LEO), GY
SUBJECT: PEOPLES’ TEMPLE: WHEREABOUTS OF ABBATROSS [ALBATROSS] AND CREW.
We would appreciate any information you may have on whereabouts P.T. owned Abbatross [Albatross] and its crew.
Vance [Cyrus Vance, Secretary of State]