Admiral William S. Benson, Chief of Naval Operations, to Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters
Chronological Copy. File No. <49-8-1>
Cablegram Received April <19, 1918.> 03020 TCH
Origin Opnav Washington Ser. No. 5105
CS-2 20 APR
5105. Your 6699. Department making every effort possible to get chasers across. Member Consulting Board embarrassing Navy Department by insisting upon new type in large numbers. In view of this your message not understood. Explain immediately your position in this matter. 5105
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.