Secretary of the Navy Josephus Daniels to Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters
RECEIVED: 20th June, 1917. TO: ALUSNA, LONDON
For Vice-Admiral Sims No. 24:-
There is a prevailing impression here that enemy submarines are being withdrawn from the Mediterranean to be used to oppose the landing of United States troops in Europe. 10019
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG45, Entry 517.