893.00/3926: Telegram

The Chargé in China ( Ruddock ) to the Secretary of State

235. Following from Canton:

“June 27, noon. The Government reports capture of Wuchow, details are not available. Kwangtung troops steadily gaining ground in the west, elsewhere doubtful, Americans at Wuchow brought to Hongkong by the British gunboat Tarantula.”

Ruddock