REPORT RE GUATEMALA 1954 COUP (W/ATTACHMENT)

Created: 3/15/1954

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1, The following are the names'of some of the officers at the Bane Milltar de la Auroral

oronel Julio Pablo Waz

oronel Leandro Ortiz Cordova

Jefe -Coronel Auguato Padilla Godoy

Jefe deob* Maria Agullar

Jefe deoropilio Xemuz Amador

Jefe deeniente Coronel Pederico

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At the Baee Milltar the personnel areinstructions in guerrilla warfare in the barrancoe. etc

The following information was supplied by

of the Base Kilitar,

talk continues to beoaslble warSalvador and Ydigoras Puentes, Three generalthe personnel to be ready, have been read

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fi. They were toldoronelapitan A DOBsn't remember tho names) had been in contact witn persons from Salvador, to turn over the Base, but that these dealings wars all known,

tJ# Reported that the Guardia de Honor ie not In agreement with the Government, andrecently the sirens have sounded attention in defense practices against the Guardia de Honor. They have beep told to

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be ready to reolst the personnel of the Guardia de Honor.

7. At the Base Militar they have the following.

tanks in good condition

in bad conditionmetralladorasan.

6 cafiones antitanpjuee in use

5 piezas antiaereasn the Planan tha Basen tho Tercera Companla)

8 morteros calibre 81

8 plezae calibreiezas calibre 37

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metralladoras Jobchicas do die en la

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A quantity of fuailes Ml en the Almacen

hese are new andeen given out for uso

The troops are armed with carabines and fasilee Checos

In use with the officersuailes ametralladoras

The Almacen General 'at the Base'is in front of the Sala. de Bspera, .

9. At -the Base Militar there ares

ompafifas

Thee Tanqueaapitaneeunit of^armas peeadaaapitonee

aplonlente.

saaea [eergento

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