893.20 Mission/2–2148: Telegram

The Consul General at Mukden (Ward) to the Secretary of State

91. Wei Li-huang40 requested me make inquiry re availability “two or three” American military advisors assist him training northeastern troops (Contel 121 to Embassy, 89 to Dept. February 20).41

Sent Embassy as 125, repeated Dept as 91.

  1. Acting Director of Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek’s Northeast Headquarters (PNEH) and Commander-in-Chief of Northeast Bandit Suppression Headquarters (NEBSH).
  2. Vol. vii, p. 103.