Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
CABLEGRAM SENT April
23 <24> 1918, SSM
To Opnav Washington Ser. No. 6939
Prep by CS NCT
6939. Your 3080. American Ambassador London furnishes me copy of letter from Foreign Office the substance of which has been cabled to State Department. The tenor of the letter is to the effect that the pro-German officials in the Azores and Madeira have been removed from Office. 6939 03024 Sims
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.