Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
Chronological Copy. File No. <11/4>
Cablegram Sent Feb. 14, 1918 MJK
To Opnav Washington. Serial No. 3978
Prep. by [MD?] 27D
3978. It is suggested for Department’s consideration that when practicable Naval Supply vessels be loaded only with cargo destined to one French port. Such action will avoid necessity for dangerous coastwise voyage or risk of transhipment through dangerous areas. 22114.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.