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Operations Directive No. 22 June 3, 1942.pdf

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OFFICE OF CIVILIAN DEFENSE
WASHINGTON, D.C.

C I V I L A I R PAT R O L

OPERATIONS DIRECTIVE)
N O .
2 2 )

NATIONAL H~iDQUANTERS
WASHINGTON, JUNE 3~ 1942

~NFOP~TION PERTAINING TO TASK FORCE OPERATIONS

i . A l l i n f o r m a t i o n p e r t a i n i n g t o C i v i l A i r P a t r o l Ta s k
Force Operations is heroby officially cL%ssified as ,,Confidential
~lilitawj Information" ~d will a% all times be safegu~trded as su~h~
All correspondence, reports and other documents having to do wi~
said operations will be handled in the manner prescribed in Training Directive No. 14 - Safeguarding Milital7 Information.
2 . Ta s k F o r c e C o m m ~ - n d e r s w i l l s e e t h a t a l l p e r s o n n e l o n
duty with their commands and any visitors who may be admitted to
Ta s k F o r c e B a s e s a r e p r o p e r l y i n s t r u c t e d i n t h i s r e g a r d a n d t h a t
t h e y a r e w a r n e d t h a t a l l i n f o r m a t i o n p e r t a i n i z l g t o Ta s k F o r c e
Operations shall b~ held in the strictest confidence at all times
and that such information shall not be disc~sscd with or in the
pres~auce of unzuthorized personnel or othe~:isu divulged to anyone
unauthorized to receive it, including members of their familitos.
3. No s~%tcments, interviews, r~leases, ~,lagc.zine articles
o r o t ~ l e r i n f o r m a t i o n p e r t a i n i n g t o Ta s k F o r c e O p e r a t i o n s w , i L I b e
given to the press or otherv~ise m~.de available to ~Ic public except
upon written authorization from National Headquarters. All requests
for such material will be referred to National H~ndquartcrs.
&. Violations of the foregoing instructions ~vill result
in immediate dismissal from the Civil Air patrol and/or such court
procedure under the Espionage Act as the Government of the United
S t a t e s m a y d e e m n e c e s s a r y a n d p r o p e r.
By direction of National Commander JOHNSON:

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HARRY H. BLEE
Colonel, Air Corps
0porations Officer

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