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Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations

Subject Copy.

File No. <25-32-1>

Cablegram Sent 23 February 1918.  ROC

To Opnav, Washington.                 Serial No. 4323

Prep. by O-4            SX   D.R.



4323. Plans call for a K. tube sound barrage thirty five miles north of Dover-Calais line to prevent surprise raids on Dover barrage. Request twelve K. tubes complete immediately by first steamer. If necessary they should be diverted from sub-chasers for this work.


Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 520, Box 337.

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