Royal Irish Constabulary Office Dublin Castle
Decipher of wire received from County Inspector Tralee at 6.30 PM 21st April 16
This morning patrol from Ardfert captured boat, one thousand rounds of ammunition, three mauser pistols, maps, papers all German. Arrested one prisoner, two escaped believed to have come off Dutch vessel
W H O O’Connell
21st April 16
Decipher of telegram – received 3 pm 21.4.16
Some arms landed near Ardfert seized this morning. I request all telegraph offices in Kerry and Limerick to be kept open day and night.
County Inspector, Tralee