Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
DESPATCH TO BE SENT
Date: 17 July 1918.
Prepared By: AC. Approved: NCT. Code: 46 ADR. No. S.B. 13.
Simben 13. Reference Simben No. 7. Department’s decision requested concerning submitting reports to Commander-in-Chief. Understand Commander-in-Chief maintains staff representative in Operations who has access to all reports from this command. 12117.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B. A notation designating this document as a “C O P Y” appears at the bottom of the page.