J. Edgar Hoover: Memo on the Leak of Vietnam War Information

(1965)

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United States Department of Justice Memorandum

10:21 AM, June 29, 1965

Memorandum for: Mr. Tolson, Mr. De Loach, Mr. Sullivan, Mr. Wick

President Lyndon Johnson called and asked what I have learned in regard to the leak of information concerning the acceleration of war in Vietnam. I told the President we had interviewed about 75 persons and I was wrapping it up into a complete memorandum to send over this afternoon: that circumstantial evidence only is quite strongly pointing to [redacted] as being the one who may have told this writer (Philip Geyelin) the information. I...

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