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. <49/8/1>
Cablegram Received May <21, 1918.> 03322 RES
Origin Opnav Washington Ser. No. 6295
CS-2 22 May
6295. Ship Control Committee have attempted without success to locate small tank steamers as requested by you for use in Mediterranean Sea. They suggest this request be made and pressed upon British authorities. Report results. 15021. 6295.
Source Note: DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B. The handwritten date corresponds to the time/date stamp at the end of the document.