Vice Admiral William S. Sims, Commander, United States Naval Forces Operating in European Waters, to the Bureau of Navigation
Chronological Copy. File No. <4-1-5A>
Cablegram Sent September
28, <27,> 1918 Y-8
To Opnav Washington (Bunav) Serial No. 5728
Prep. by A-[8?] SX D.R.
5728 Shortage of qualified seaplane pilots acute. Request as many as possible be sent as soon as possible 20227 5728
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG 45, Entry 517B. Handwritten date confirmed by time/date stamp.