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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


CABLEGRAM SENT. 9 July 1918.

To Opnav Washington                    Serial No. 881.

Prep. by  O-1

S E C R E T.

881 Your 82201 U.S.S. BUFFALO U.S.S. BRIDGEPORT AND U.S.S. FAVORITE will be sent to Brest for use on French coast. U.S.S. WADENA will be sent Gibraltar 25 submarine chasers will be sent Plymouth. 881 23409.


Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.

Footnote 1: This document has not been located.

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