Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations

Chronological Copy.                          File No.

Cablegram Sent 31 May <1918>  EWC1

To Opnav Washington           Serial No. 8778

Prep. by S-3        27 SX          D.R.

33 ADR.            

CONFIDENTIAL.

8778.     British official return shipping losses for week ending May 25 reports as sunk 20,716 gross tonnage. Allied and Neutral ships: as damaged, 25,516 gross tonnage British ships.    21131.    8778.

Sims.         

Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.

Footnote 1: Initials of the transcriber.

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