From: Panama (Akiyama)
August 20, 1941
1. Please refer to (?) of my message #120 [a]. The Triomphant left Balboa for Tohita on the 17th according to report.
2. On the 19th two United States freighters and 1 British freighter were observed to transmit the Canal toward the Pacific.
ARMY #23342 Trans. 10/11/41 (2)
See S.I.S. #22813. Panama reports movements of ships through the Panama Canal.
(EXHIBITS OF JOINT COMMITTEE , EXHIBIT NO. 2 JAPANESE MESSAGES CONCERNING MILITARY
INSTALLATIONS, SHIP MOVEMENTS, ETC.)