Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
Subject Copy File No. 43-4-2
Cablegram Sent August 13, 1918 JCM
To Opnavm [i.e. Opnav] Washington, Serial No. 2848
Prep. by CS NCT D.R.
S E C R E T
2848 My 9399 your 7175. The Admiralty express a desire to send one or more Q ships to operate off St. Johns and Halifax if the Department is not still averse to their use in that region. Request statement of Department’s wishes in this matter. 2848
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 520, Box 415.