Captain Richard H. Jackson, United States Naval Attaché in Paris and Staff Representative for Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to the Staff of Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters
Cablegram Received July <18, 1918.> 16218 RES
Comfran France (Paris Nav. Staff Paris) 3950
N-1 19 July
3950. Allied counter attack between Soissons and Chateau-Thierry launched 4 a.m. Thursday July 18th. Satisfactory progress. 1339. 16218 3950.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B. Identification number “3/J” appears in the upper-right corner. The handwritten date is confirmed by the time/date stamp at the end of the cable.