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Armed Forces Personnel Department

Office

Highly Confidential - Direct

Number AD/4480

Date: 11/5/1334 [3 August 1955]

 

Circular

You are hereby directed to order the termination of those officers and non-commissioned officers who are notorious for debauchery and who follow religions that are not recognised in the Constitution, and further [illegible] those officers who persistently admit to being Baha’is, [illegible] and forward [the details] to the Army’s Personnel Office within one month.  

Head of the Personnel Office for the Armed Forces - Major General Azimi