Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to Captain Charles P. Nelson, Commander, United States Forces Based at Corfu, Rear Admiral Albert P. Niblack, Commander, United States Forces Based at Gibraltar, and Commander Charles R. Train, United States Naval Attaché in Rome
Subject Copy. File No. <19/2/1>
Cablegram Sent 28 June <1918> EWC
To See Below Serial No. See Below
Prep. by C-1 SX D.R.
Chasnav, Corfu. 43.
Senafloat Gibraltar 1222.
Alusna, Rome 111.
<43.> It is expected that repatriation of Turkish and British prisoners of war will begin shortly between Alexandria and Scala Nova near Smyrna by transports bearing the distinctive marks of hospital ships. Grant immunity from attacks to such vessels. 03028.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.