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Cryptonym: ZORRO

Definition:
A cache operation conducted by a four man team to provide weapons and explosives for Rolando Cubela inside Cuba.
Status:
Documented
Sources:

104-10234-10312: DISPATCH: OPERATION ZORRO

4/23/64, dispatch from Chief, JMWAVE to Chief, SAS: "Transmitted herewith is a revised copy of Operation ZORRO. A four man team from the AMLILAC group will emplace a 250 pound cache of weapons and ammunition in the vicinity of Playa de Morrillo, Pinar del Rio province...this cache is for AMLASH-1." The next page states that ZORRO is the cryptonym and the purpose was to keep AMLASH/Rolando Cubela supplied with weapons and explosives.

104-10234-10289: DISPATCH: AFTER ACTION REPORT -OPERATION ZORRO Document View

6/12/64, dispatch from Chief, JMWAVE to Deputy Chief, SAS: Reported that Operation ZORRO was successful, caching 250 pounds of material on the north coast of the province of Pinar del Rio.

104-10216-10164: SUGGEST WAVE SEND INSTRUCTIONS RE ZORRO TO AMTRUNK/10

6/15/64 memo from WH/SA/SO/NS Nestor Sanchez x 7147 to JMWAVE: "Suggest WAVE send instructions re ZORRO to AMTRUNK-10. HQS will relay same instructions re AMLASH-1 channel."

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