862.24/632: Telegram

The Consul General at Algiers (Cole) to the Secretary of State

181. From Murphy. My 172, March 23, 5 p.m. Late last evening source supplied written confirmation of exact quantities of gasoline delivered to Libya after further verification with army officers concerned. According to these corrected figures a total of 1450 tons aviation gasoline and 1518 tons automotive gasoline have been delivered to Libya. A further quantity of 350 tons aviation gasoline will be delivered in the near future from Algeria. He states no further shipments are contemplated.

Repeated to Vichy. [Murphy.]