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Cryptonym: KURIOT

Definition:
CIA Technical Services Division (TSD).
Status:
Documented
Sources:

National Archives, Research Aids: Cryptonyms and Terms in Declassified CIA Files https://www.archives.gov/iwg/declassified-records/rg-263-cia-records/second-release-lexicon.pdf

KURIOT is identified as CIA Technical Services Division (TSD).

104-10098-10258: OPERATIONAL MONTHLY REPORT 1 - 31 OCTOBER 1963

Report to KURIOT, Photographic Branch, Oct 1-31, 1963: Win Scott would send reports like this out on a monthly basis, with much emphasis on photo specialist "Gregory Parmuth" and his support activities for the CIA station, the Army photo base, etc.

104-10246-10022 OPERATIONAL/MONTHLY REPORT -- 1-31 AUGUST 1963

Report to KURIOT, Photographic Branch, Aug 1-31, 1963: This Win Scott report focused on the uses of the necktie camera concealment device, box camera concealment device, and photos to fulfill the station's "monthly Staff D requirement". For Staff D, see KUTUBE/D.

1994.08.10.16:49:04:850028: Reel 46, Folder G - MEXICO DISPATCHES

10/18/63 memo: "On 23 September, Parmuth visited the LIERODE basehouse to discuss the physical layout of the Cuban consulate...consulate doors had been opened to the public a few days previously...Additional photographic coverage to be added to the LIERODE basehouse to cover the Consulate door." Previous page reiterates this, stating "the LIERODE basehouse...has another entrance to cover photographically."

104-10414-10371: DISPATCH-OPERATIONAL MONTHLY REPORT -- 1-30 SEPTEMBER 1963

An unredacted version of the September 1963 monthly report on the photographic-related "operational and support activities of Gregory D. Parmuth" (previous ref is Oct 1963), again from Mexico CIA station chief Win Scott to "Chief, KURIOT".

See Also:
Contributors:
Peter Dale Scott • Bill Simpich

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