Rear Admiral Henry B. Wilson, Commander, United States Naval Forces Based in France, to Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters
CABLEGRAM RECEIVED TFW
Origin Comfran Brest Ser. No. 4935
Ref’d to Date
O-1 Aug 14
31 ADR S E C R E T
4935 Army contemplates establishment service between Marseille, France and Port Said, Egypt in near future. Vessels from England will discharge coal at Marseille, France and proceed to Port Said, Egypt to load full cargo for Marseille, France. Ships will make several trips. What convoy will be supplied. 556. 14414
150PM August 14, 1918.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.