711.00111 Unlawful Shipments/216: Telegram

The Counselor of Embassy in Spain (Thurston) to the Secretary of State

986. Mr. Bolard More25 and Colonel Fuqua26 have recently ascertained from separate sources that a score or more American airplanes (said to be “Grummans”) are now at the Cardedeu airfield near Granollers. Colonel Fuqua has obtained confirmation of this at the Office of the Sub-Secretary for Air and when he acquires further information which he expects to do in a few days he will submit a telegraphic report direct to the Department of War.

  1. Vice Consul at Barcelona.
  2. Stephen O. Fuqua, Military Attaché in Portugal.