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 13 August 1918. RES
To Opnav, Washington. Serial No. 2794.
Prep. by CS D.R NCT
2794. Report from U.S.S. Olympia states that three officers and fifty-one men from landing force of that vessel participated in operations at Archangel. Captain Bierer also accompanied expedition. Band of twenty-two pieces from Olympia sent to Archangel August 7th. 132713 2794.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B. Identifier “MEJ.” appears in the top-left corner.