Admiral William S. Benson, Chief of Naval Operations, to Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters
Cablegram Received May. 6, 1918. RLM.
Origin Opnav, Washington Ser. No. 5742
N-1 6 May
5742. Nothing whatever in rumor referred to in your personal letter 16 April. Department perfectly satisfied with your administration of destroyers as well as all other forces. Signed Benson.
Note. No second serial number shown.