The Ambassador in Japan (Warren) to the Secretary of State
[Received April 8—8:50 a.m.]
59. Following from Vladivostok dated April 5, 11 a.m.
“There are unofficial reports that battle at Spassk was on larger scale than the Japanese have indicated and that losses on both sides were heavy. Monday and Tuesday the Japanese sent 99 troop cars, that is, about 2,500 men, from Nikolsk to Spassk. Today they are sending 64 troop cars from Vladivostok to Nikolsk.[”]