Form: 97BB
Date: Sun, 28 May 2006 02:43:08 +0100 (BST)
From: daniel wilson <>
Subject: Mantell Incident// Loedding// Cover-up? / Comments.
Cat: 11
To: Francis Ridge <>

Comments: Stated on page 2 Part 2: Mr. Loedding a civilian investigator from Wright Field, arrived at Godman Field on January 9, 1948 and made a thorough investigation. Part 3. After obtaining statements and full information on the matter, he (Loedding) issued instructions that no report on the subject would be made until further instructions were given.

9 January 1948
Report of Observation of Unidentifed Object in the Skies above Godman Field
6 Incl.
1. Statement Pfc. Stanley Oliver
2. Statement T. Sgt. Q. A. Blackwell
3. Statement Capt. Gary Carter
4. Statement Capt. James F. Duesler
5. Statement Col. Guy F. Hix
6. Statement Lt. Orner
 Page ID (PID)  MAXW-PBB3-713
Collection  NARA-Maxwell
Roll Description  Maxwell Blue Book 3
Document Code  N/A
Frames  713 - 722