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Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to the Bureau of Yards and Docks

Chronological Copy.                         File No. <40/2/1>

Cablegram Sent July 17, 1918  JCM

To   Opnav Washington (Budocks)         Serial No. 1348

Prep. by M-1                      SXD.R.


1348 Your 8369.1 If material is expedited, Base Force Corfu adequate to erect repair shop and bases. Base Force L’Orient and Queenstown adequate, no addition construction force <required>. Information relative to Gibraltar will be cabled later. 19317. 1348


Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.

Footnote 1: This cable has not been found.

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