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Pseudonym: Nisley, Douglas

Definition:
Unknown identity. A cable in December, 1963, stated that Douglas C. Nisley and AMTHRILL-1 (probably Julio Kouri Barreto) were due to arrive in Mexico on December, 9, 1963, and Nisley would report to the Mexico City Station on arrival.
Category:
pseudonym
Status:
Unknown
Discussion:
In a dispatch in July of 1964, AMFAUNA-1 (David Cabeza Coupau) told Nisley that he was involved with a group who wanted to assassinate Cuban leader, Fidel Castro.
Sources:

104-10236-10010: GYROSE

09/20/62: Report Cover Sheet from JMWAVE: Reporting Officer: Henry J. Sloman, Douglas C. Nisley, Alice B. Caponong, Conrad F. Weifenbach. Reports Officer: Margaret R. Nankall. Approving Officer: Andrew K. Reuteman.

104-10236-10136: DISPATCH-CONTROL DISSEM-SOVIET MILITARY ACTIVITIES IN THE AREA OF REMEDIOS, LAS VILLAS PROVINCE

01/17/63: Report Cover Sheet from JMWAVE: Reporting Officer: Conrad F. Weifenbach, Alice B. Caponong, Douglas C. Nisley. Reports Officer: Oliver K. Papock. Approving Officer: Andrew K. Reuteman.

104-10236-10179: DISPATCH: PARAS 1 - 3; AMBUD-1 IN AN OPEN LETTER DATED

03/07/63: Report Cover Sheet from JMWAVE: Reporting Officer: Douglas C. Nisley. Reports Officer: Wilma J. Warkwalter. Approving Officer: Andrew K. Reuteman.

104-10275-10053: REPORT COVER SHEET

10/03/63: Report Cover Sheet from JMWAVE: Reporting Officer: Douglas C. Nisley. Reports Officer: Margaret R. Nankall. Approving Officer: Andrew K. Reuteman.

104-10076-10215: JMWAVE CABLE RE ARRIVAL PLANS IN MEXICO

12/09/63: Cable from JMWAVE to Director: Slugline DYVOUR PBRUMEN: "Douglas C. Nisley and AMTHRILL-1 arriving MEXI 9 Dec guest flight. Nisley will report at Station on arrival."

104-10308-10128: DISPATCH: TERMINATION OF AMFAUNA-1

07/08/64: Dispatch from COS, JMWAVE to Deputy Chief, WH/SA: Page 2: "7. c. AMFAUNA-1's participation in an attempt to assassinate AMTHUG-1. He told Nisley on 28 May that he was involved with a group whose objective this is, that the group needs rapid communication with its people inside Cuba, and that it has a lead to a diplomat who was due to arrive in the JMWAVE area that weekend..."

Contributors:
Gavin McDonald

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