Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to the Bureau of Yards and Docks
Chronological Copy. File No. <40/2/1>
Cablegram Sent July 17, 1918 JCM
To Opnav Washington (Budocks) Serial No. 1348
Prep. by M-1 SXD.R.
1348 Your 8369. If material is expedited, Base Force Corfu adequate to erect repair shop and bases. Base Force L’Orient and Queenstown adequate, no addition construction force <required>. Information relative to Gibraltar will be cabled later. 19317. 1348
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.