August 1963

704. Memorandum from General LeMay to McNamara, August 1, with two appendices

U.S. action in event of Cuban attack on U.S. aircraft or ships. Top Secret. 5 pp. WNRC, RG 330, OASD (C) Files: FRC 71 A 2896, Cuba (Sensitive) 1963, Rules of Engagement.

705. Memorandum from Chase to McGeorge Bundy, August 9

Pending Cuban items: expropriation of American Embassy in Havana; reply to Cuban note on overflights; American students in Cuba; the Cuban amendment; contingency planning for further Cuban immigration. Secret. 2 pp. Kennedy Library, NSF, Countries Series, Cuba, General, Vol. XI (A), 8/63.

706. Memorandum from Hurwitch to the Special Group, August 12

[Source: Washington National Records Center, OSD Files: FRC 77 A 131, Book II—Special Group. Secret; Eyes Only. 3 pages of source text not declassified.]