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Cryptonym: LIMASK-1

Definition:
Long-time agent in Mexico City. Answered to AMSUPER-1 in the Gyrose Debriefing Unit. Member of AMBUD.
Status:
Unknown
Sources:

104-10512-10043: CABLE:MEXI SYMPATHIZES WAVE EFFORTS PARA 3 REF A BUILD AMBUD INTO EFFECTIVE ORGANIZATION

1962: Active in the Gyrose Debriefing Unit with LITAINT-7 of AMBUD and LITAMIL-5 of PUC. All of them answer to AMSUPER-1.

104-10276-10068: CABLE: ON 15 JUNE 62

6/16/62: "On 15 June 1962, AMSTET-1 told LIMASK-1 that embassy very upset (about) AMSTOkE-1 defection. Said Ramon Cuenca particularly worried and that Manuel Vega Perez (AMPOON-1) who in charge (of) security also on spot."

104-10102-10223: PROGRESS REPORT ON DEFECTION AND RECRUITMENT ACTIVITY IN LATIN AMERICA

Progress report written in about 1962 by an unknown CIA officer: "The station's best chance of getting worthwhile information from REDACTED in the near future seems to be AMSTET-1, who works in the same REDACTED as AMSTOKE-1 did formerly. While assessments of AMSTET-1 have not yet indicated that a proper pitch can be made to him, he is for all practical purposes already furnishing much information of value to LIMASK-1, a veteran (CIA) agent who is in intimate contact with him."

104-10163-10014: OPERATIONAL CABLE RE RECRUITMENT OF EUSEBIO AZCUE LOPEZ

8/16/63 HMMA-21978 memo from Chief of Station, Mexico City to Chief, SAS: "(A memo) of October 1960 contained a pretty good capsule version of Azcue's usual anti-American remarks. It should be noted that the source of this was LIMASK-1 who dined with Azcue on several occasions and furnished a number of reports on Azcue to the station."

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Peter Dale Scott • Bill Simpich

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