File No. 861.77/478

The Consul at Vladivostok (Caldwell) to the Secretary of State


137. Department’s September 6, 8 p.m.1 Stevens sends following telegram, with which I fully concur:

Recommend 171 locomotives, 10,000 freight cars, and other railway supplies mentioned be sent immediately, provided Allies manage erecting shops, as [Czecho-Slovaks?] at present unable to do so. Above, with 4,700 cars British are sending, sufficient until more railway is opened.

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