Original Author

Krikor Guerguerian

Institutional Sponsor

Taner Akcam

Publication Date



Information on the province where Union Delegate Cemal Bey is; the Manschteim [Manştaym] book mentions the İstanbul Delegate Cemal Bey and this book states that the Kemah massacres were organized by this Cemal Bey; the reasons why the Van and Mus [Muş] disasters occurred and that the Armenians in the same region worked against the Islamic community there. The questions asked of the governor of Erzurum, Tahsin Bey.

The deciphered coded telegram sent by former Governor of Erzurum, Tahsin Bey To Talat Bey on 23/24 July [10/11 Temmuz] 1915, was sent to the Investigative Board.

The key to the telegrams that were sent between District Governor of Erzincan, Memduh Bey and the Minister of the Interior, Talat Bey, during the months of June and July 1915 should be sent to the Investigative Board.

The deciphered versions of telegrams sent between 9 August - 19 August [27 Temmuz -5 Ağustos] 1915 between Governor Tahsin Bey, Talat Bey and the District Governor of Erzincan, Memduh Bey about the delegate for Erzurum, Sinpat Efendi, were sent to the Investigative Board.



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