740.00115A P.W./2–145: Telegram

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

704. American Interests—Japan. Legation’s 7433, November 9th.9 Foreign Office note January 25th states Swiss Legation, Tokyo reports it again approached Japanese Foreign Office to obtain information regarding murder 17 Americans in Philippines mentioned in Department’s 3532, October 16th.10

  1. Not printed; but for summary, see Foreign Relations, 1944, vol. v, p. 1006, footnote 81.
  2. Ibid., p. 1006. In airgram A–411, March 12, 10 a.m. (740.00115A PW/3–1245), the Minister in Switzerland reported that the Swiss Legation at Tokyo had made renewed representations on March 3 to the Japanese Foreign Office with a view to obtaining the information requested in telegram 3532.