Rear Admiral Francis M. Ramsay, Chief of the Bureau of Navigation, to Commander George Dewey
June 19, 1896.
Your letter of the 18th instant, requesting to be ordered to the command of the Pacific Station when a vacancy occurs, has been received, placed on file, and will be given consideration.
Chief of Bureau.
Source Note: TLS, DLC-MSS, PGD. Addressed below close: “COMMANDER/George Dewey,/U.S. Navy,/Board Inspection and Survey,/Washington, D.C.” Document reference: “16500/H.”