833.24/68: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Minister in Uruguay ( Wilson )

27. Your 67, February 1, 8 [3] p.m. War and Navy Departments are agreeable to the proposal of the Uruguayan Government to send the two military missions to the United States and the Army Air Corps has expressed its willingness to give desired instruction to the four officers. The War Department adds however that in pursuance of existing requirements the officers who wish to receive instruction in aviation must possess a sufficient understanding of English to fulfill the considerations of safety and must pass a physical examination to the satisfaction of the Military Attaché.

Please report to Department as soon as possible names of personnel and date of departure from Uruguay.