Form: 97 BB
Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2006 15:00:33 +0100 (BST)
From: daniel wilson <>
Subject: Rad File, Prep for trip to Los Alamos, Capt. Ruppelt, 29 Dec 1952
Cat: 10
To: Francis Ridge <>

Memorandum for Record                                                29 December 1952

Subject: Preparation for trip to Los Alamos, N.M., and the West Coast

On 29 December 1952, Capt. Ruppelt had called Lt. Col. Paul H. Butman, Division of Military Applications, Atomic Energy Commission, Washington, D.C. Col. Butman had previously been briefed on the possible correlation between detection of radiation from unknown sources and unidentified flying objects by Capt. Ruppelt during a visit to AEC.

Col. Butman was requested to contact Los Alamos laboratories and request that Mr. Carter, Mr. Gittings, and Mr. Simmons come to Albuquerque for an interrogation.
Page ID (PID)  MAXW-PBB7-923
Collection  NARA-Maxwell
Roll Description  Maxwell Blue Book 7
Document Code  N/A
Frame  923