File No. 841.850r2/5a
The Acting Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Germany ( Gerard )
Washington , July 24, 1915, 4 p. m.
1993. It is reported that S. S. Orduna, bound for New York from Liverpool, July 8 was without notice fired at with torpedo which missed mark and was afterwards shelled by submarine. Please ask German Government for any information which it may have regarding this incident.