15 November 1941
Re your #746*.
Please ascertain by what route the large bombers went to the Philippines, and also please make investigations again as to their number.
JD-1: 6753 25236 (H) Navy Trans. 11-24-41 (AR)
*JD-1: 6545 (SIS #24850). Reports 32 B-19 bombers in the Philippines.
(EXHIBITS OF JOINT COMMITTEE , EXHIBIT NO. 2 JAPANESE MESSAGES CONCERNING MILITARY INSTALLATIONS, SHIP MOVEMENTS, ETC.)