File No. 861.00/2934

The Chargé in Great Britain ( Laughlin) to the Secretary of State


2737. Following from Stockholm:

219, October 11, 1 p.m. Webster1 arrived yesterday with 7 Americans, 31 British, 29 French, including Lockhart, Ward, Robin P. Lavergne and consular and military staffs from Moscow. Forty-five British and 5 French still in fortress Petrograd. Wardwell and Andrews hope to come out shortly by boat. Everything all right at Embassy. Rumor Kalamatiano shot in Moscow. Seventeen more Americans arrive to-day. Whitehouse.

Archangel notified.

  1. Capt. William B. Webster, member of the American Red Cross Commission to Russia.