Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, to Rear Admiral Austin M. Knight, Commander, United States Asiatic Fleet
Box. American consul Vladivostok reports conditions extremely grave period. Proceed immediately Yokohama Japan on visit of courtesy period. Further instructions will reach you there.-20004.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B. Identifying numbers at top: “op-22-M” and “ON-352.”