894A.00/3–1347: Telegram

The Ambassador in China (Stuart) to the Secretary of State

539. Col. Dau returned from Taipei (Embtel 500, Mar. 9) Mar. 11 and his view situation telegraphed War Department with request information be transmitted to State Department.19

Message from Taipei Mar. 11, 3 p.m. quotes reputable Formosan sources as stating systematic repression has started with arrests and executions. Embassy has taken steps indirectly to bring to attention Generalissimo substance information it has received on repression.

  1. See telegram D 4080, infra.