Admiral William S. Benson, Chief of Naval Operations, to Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters
CABLEGRAM RECEIVED Aug<ust 11, 1918> 02312 RLM
Refer AC 12 Aug.
9755. Your 2677. Matter already taken up diplomatically and being strongly urged. 14011. 9755.
12 August 2:20 AM
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG45, Entry 517B. The handwritten date is confirmed by the time/date stamp at the end of the document.