Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, to Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters
Chronological Copy. File No. <5-3>
Cablegram Received <March 2, 1918.>
Origin Opnav Washington Ser. No. 3443
3443. Your 4563. Chief of Naval Operations desired you convey to First Sea Lord his appreciation of message. It is thought wise here and desirable that Vice Admiral Grant should at least be temporarily stationed in Washington, D.C. and probably permanently after conference is held with Chief of Naval Operations and Admiral Grant’s view obtained. The space has been assigned him in connection with operations. 16002.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.