From: Panama (Akiyama)
September 30, 1941
(Message to Tokyo #188.)
On the (29th?) two (French ?) warships left port bound for the Pacific. One vessel of the Omaha class left port on the night of - - - - - for an unknown destination. In spite of the rumor that the raider is in the neighborhood of the Galapagos, rumors are circulating that it is in water adjacent to the Canal.
Relayed to Washington.
ARMY 23304 Trans. 10/10/41 (X)
(EXHIBITS OF JOINT COMMITTEE , EXHIBIT NO. 2 JAPANESE MESSAGES CONCERNING MILITARY
INSTALLATIONS, SHIP MOVEMENTS, ETC.)