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 Y-4 11 Oct 1918
To Opnav, Washington. Serial No. 6782
Prep. by N-3 D.R. SX
6782. British official return shipping losses for week ending October 5 1918 reports: British ships sunk 58,220 gross tonnage, damaged nil, Allied and neutral ships sunk 27,558 gross tonnage damaged nil. 172411. 6782
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.