Dec 12, 78 • 2255 • State-Georgetown • 313267

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[Agencies receiving informational copies on PDF]

O 122255Z DEC 78 ZFF4
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY GEORGETOWN NIACT IMMEDIATE
INFO DOVER AFB DEL IMMEDIATE
UNCLAS STATE 313267

E.O. 12065 N/A
TAGS: CPAS
SUBJECT: DEATH CERTIFICATES AND AUTOPSIES OF JONESTOWN RESIDENTS
REF: GEORGETOWN CONFIDENTIAL 3999 AND PREVIOUS ON SUBJECT

1. Department will be receiving from Dover AFB, original of following letter, pertinent information as set forth below. The letter is signed by Col. Cowan, Deputy director of AFIP, and lists those bodies which had external evidence of trauma.

Body 1A – Ann Elizabeth Moore – fractured skull
Body 1L – Christa Amos – incised wound of neck

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Body 2L – Linda Sharon (Amos) Harris – incised wound of neck
Body 3L – Patty Lou Parks – open fracture of posterior cranial fossa
Body 4L – Lian [Liane] Harris – incised wound of neck
Body 5L – Martin Amos – incised wound of neck
Body 13B – James W. Jones– gunshot wound of head with associated skull fracture
Body 33E (unknown infant pale) – crush type skull fracture.

This information is conveyed to Embassy in order to pass to GOG.

2. As Embassy aware Dept of Justice wishes to have autopsies prepared for 10 persons by name.

James Jones
Maria Katsaris
Lawrence Schact [Laurence Schacht]

Others to be named after notice to NOK. If requested USG will provide GOG copies of autopsies (which will be limited to ten names) to assist GOG in preparation of death certificates.

3. Since Rev. Jim Jones’s name appears a list of autopsies, copy will be provided GOG.

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Originally posted on March 24th, 2020.

Last modified on November 30th, 2020.
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