Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to Captain Richard H. Jackson, United States Naval Representative to the Ministry of Marine
CABLEGRAM SENT Sept 8, 1917
Via N C B D B A L N C T
Copies to: C. of C.;
To: Jackson Marine Paris Serial No. F 167
From Commander Naval Forces European Waters
To Jackson, Marine, Paris.
167. For Ampat, Please advise me as to practicability establishing outward convoy from Quiberon or other convenient harbor for our own and allied ships as our vessels will be continually increasing in number 18108.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.