Rear Admiral William S. Sims to Secretary of the Navy Josephus Daniels
COPY OF TELEGRAMS.
From Admiral, Queenstown.
Date 19th May 1917.
No. 283. Following from Rear Admiral Sims to British Naval Attache Washington for Secretary of Navy begins. Ninth Division arrived after uninterrupted passage. Least oil remaining 17,000 gallons. Important to expedite shipment spare propellers and other engineering and ordnance spare parts. Recommend shipment spars and propellers via destroyers. Sims. ends.
Source Note: CCy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517.