811.3394/235: Telegram

The Acting Secretary of State to the Consul General at Shanghai (Gauss)

225. Send following message to American Embassy at Tokyo by telegraph:

“Inquire of appropriate authorities whether following proposed visits of the U. S. S. Gold Star are agreeable to Japanese Government: Truk, September 10 to September 12; Palau, September 17 to September 19; Miike, October 12 to October 14; Yokohama, October 18 to October 23; Saipan, October 29 to October 31.62 Inform Department by telegraph of reply of Japanese authorities.”

  1. Truk, Palau, and Saipan were located in the Japanese Mandate.