Lieutenant Commander Charles R. Train, United States Naval Attaché in Rome, to Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters
CABLEGRAM RECEIVED 08122 May <21, 1918.> EWC
Alusna Rome 131
CS 2 22 May
131. My 128. American Ambassador also visited Minister Foreign affairs yesterday who also upheld Revel regarding steamer for Northern Barrage. Cruiser offered would carry 100 mines each whereas steamers desired when altered would carry 300 or more. 16021.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B. Identification numbers “28-2-1” appear in the upper-right corner.