Captain Richard H. Jackson, United States Staff Representative in Paris, to Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters
ET [File No.] 16/3/1
Cablegram Received Y 22
[Serial No.] 6537
Comfran Brest (Paris Naval Staff Rep)
6537. American drive continues successfully. Force entering from westward have captured Vigneulles and joined forces from eastward in Thiaucourts woods after capturing Thiaucourts thus cutting off enemy forces in Saint Mihiel Salient prisoners thus far 35,000 030414 6537
3:04 a.m. I4 Sept. 1918
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B.