Dec 5, 78 • 1955 • Georgetown-State • 4112

[Editor’s note: This document was released both as a State Department cable as part of its 1981 FOIA release, and as Serial 745 of the FBI’s RYMUR release.

[Much of the cable released by the State Department in 1981 was withheld, but was included by the FBI in its RYMUR release. The deleted portion is in red type below.]

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[Agencies receiving informational copies on PDF]

O 051955Z DEC 78
FM AMEMBASSY GEORGETOWN
TO SECSTATE WASHDC NIACT IMMEDIATE 8342
UNCLAS GEORGETOWN 04112
CORRECTED COPY (MRN 4112 VICE 8342)
DEPT PLEASE PASS TO USSS, FBI, INS NEW YORK, U.S. CUSTOMS NY, HEW, WASHDC
E.O. 12065: NA
TAGS: CASC, GY (PEOPLE’S TEMPLE)
SUBJ: REPATRIATION OF PEOPLE’S TEMPLE
REF: GEORGETOWN 4095

The following members of the People’s Temple have confirmed reservations aboard Pan Am 228 flight to New York departing Georgetown at 1300 on December 6, 1978;

Thmas [Thomas] Beikman
John Raphael Cobb
Mark Cordell
Clifford Gieg
Laura Johnston
James Warren Jones, Jr.
Timothy Glen Jones
Chuck Kirkendole [Kirkendall]
Paul McCann
Guy Edgar Mitchell
Cleveland Newell

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Michael Angelo Simon
Robert Homer Stroud
Preston Wade
Walter Williams
Burrell Wilson [name lined out, but legible]

Burke [John Burke, American ambassador to Guyana]

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Originally posted on March 23rd, 2020.

Last modified on July 1st, 2022.
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