740.00115 Pacific War/261: Telegram

The Chargé in Switzerland (Huddle) to the Secretary of State

1031. American interests—Philippines, treatment American citizens. Legation’s 897, March 6.93 Swiss Minister, Tokyo, telegraphs March 7:

“Japanese Government declares treatment accorded in Philippines as just as is meet and corresponds besides to former declarations on treatment of internees. If American Government should possess information to contrary Japanese Foreign Office would desire to be informed of substance and source.”

  1. Not printed; it reported that the contents of telegram No. 446, February 14, to the Chargé in Switzerland (p. 845), had been delivered to the Japanese Government on February 27 (740.00115 Pacific War/239).