Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to Major General John J. Pershing, Commander, American Expeditionary Forces
DEPARTMENT CABLES # 3615.
April 4th, 1918 MJK.
Amnavpar Paris. 1815
1815. For General Pershing. Ref. Your cable of 2 April. I have never been informed in any way as to agreements under which troops were to be carried. I have twice requested information from Navy Department but was informed in each case that matter was being handled by the War Department. 1815 01004
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.