File No. 763.72112/2026
The Ambassador in Germany ( Gerard ) to the Secretary of State
[Received December 18.]
Sir: With reference to the Department’s instructions of September 9, 1915 (Serial No. 1241),1 relative to reciprocity of treatment of claimants in prize court proceedings in Germany and in the United States, I have the honor to enclose herewith a copy of this Embassy’s note verbale No. 5684 to the German Foreign Office, dated October 14, 1915,2 as well as a copy and translation of the reply received from the Imperial Foreign Office in this connection, under date of November 26, 1915, No. IIIa 21552.
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