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Secretary of the British Admiralty Sir Oswyn A. R. Murray to Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters

3rd April, [191]8

The Force Commander, U.S.N.

     With reference to your letter of the 16th instant <ultimo>, No.61/11353,1 requesting that a British Naval Officer might be appointed for duty in the Convoy Section of the Navy Department, I have to inform you that the Admiralty have appointed Acting Captain Hugh B. Mullenoux, R.N. for this duty. He will spend a week or so at the Admiralty in order to get in touch with the latest changes in Routeing and Convoy work and will then proceed to Washington.

Source Note: Cy, UK-KeNA, ADM 137/665. Identifier at top of page: “O.W. 13739.”

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