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PC28.05.16   cramer

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28.05.16.   Cramer, Report of Patrol of 15 May from Jinotega to Naranjo & Jocomico

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FORTYFIFTH COMPANY
JINOTEGA, NICARAGUA.
16 May, 1928
 
 
From:
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Subject:

From: 2nd Lt. M. A. Cramer, Jinotega, Nic.
To: Commanding Officer 45th Company.
Subject: Report of patrol of 15 May, From Jinotega to Naranjo and Jocomico and return.

1. Left Jinotega 15 May 1200 with 1 officer and 10 enlisted men mounted on mules, for the region Naranjo to investigate bandit rumor. 1400 met Chief of Police Nicholas Rizo [Nicolas Rizo] who had 38 cal. pistol number 184853 with permit signed by Captain Mehlinger. Proceeded to Naranjo via Jocomico. Inquired of bandits along way, and at Jocomico was told by Chief of Police at Jocomico that he knew nothing of bandits. Proceeded to Naranjo and arrived at 1800. Inquired for Ermie Castro [Hermanilgo Castro], who made original report of bandits. Castro was not at home. Chief of Police was not at home. Both had been gone for two days. Information was gathered from storekeeper named Louis Zelaya R. [Luis Zelaya R.] at this town. All information regarding bandits was heresay [hearsay]. Left Naranjo at 0635, 16 May, 1928, for Jinotega. En route, confiscated on catache [cutacha], from Ignacio Henera [Ignacio Herrera], a police, [sic] Arrived in Jinotega 1040.

2. Distance covered approximately 25 miles.

3. Trails, dry, rough, and rocky.

4. Weather, clear.

5. Attitude of natives, insolent.

6. Condition of mules, poor.

/s/ M. A. Cramer
Second Lieutenant, USMC,
Patrol Leader.

127/204/4

Summary & Notes:

  11 Marines, mounted on mules, one-day patrol, questioning all natives en route.
   Nicolas Rizo, Chief of Police; has .38 cal. pistol.
   Hermanilgo (Ermie) Castro, Chief of Police of Naranjo; made original report of bandits, prompting the patrol; not at home; been gone for 2 days.
   Luis Zelaya, store-keeper in Naranjo.
   Ignacio Herrera, police official? (something); cutacha confiscated from him.
   Natives encountered deemed "insolent" — an interesting remark from a passing Marine patrol commander who evidently expected more outward signs of deference from natives.

   No information re EDSN, banditry.

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