Secretary of the Navy Josephus Daniels to Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters
CABLEGRAM RECEIVED: July 21405. SFM. <July 5, 1918.>
Origin: Opnav, Washington. Ser.No. 8127.
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C-1 July 6 Noted E.G.B.
8127. Greetings and congratulations to the Navy boys in their victory in the great American game it is but one more proof that the Navy can do well anything it undertakes. 15005. 8127.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B. Identification numbers “1/3/J” appear in the upper right corner. The handwritten date is confirmed by the time/date stamp.