852.2221/1712: Telegram

The Ambassador in Spain ( Weddell ) to the Secretary of State

154. Embassy has received a note from the Foreign Office to the effect that orders have been issued to collect the American prisoners in a jail San Sebastian from which point they will be delivered to the Embassy representative on the International Bridge at Irun. The Embassy has not been informed as to when the prisoners will be brought to San Sebastian or their names but will inform Paris as soon as details are available.