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> EWC
To Opnav Washington Serial No. 8778
Prep. by S-3 27 SX D.R.
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.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.