740.00118 European War 1939/95: Telegram
The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Chile ( Bowers )
Washington , February 8, 1941—6 p.m.
26. Navy Department desires to open a Naval Observer’s Office at Punta Arenas, Chile. Please inquire whether this contemplated action is acceptable to Chilean Government. Cable reply.
Name of observer will be sent for reference to Chilean Government upon receipt of affirmative reply.