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Naval Historical Center
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Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060

Papers of
Rear Admiral Alan B. Banister

Scope and Content Note

The main body of the collection consists of War Patrol Reports numbers 7 and 8 from USS Sawfish during 1944. There are also several photographs of the submarine taken in February 1944. The rest of the collection contains Admiral Banister's Navy Cross Citation, a letter pertaining to the Citation, and a letter concerning an earlier War Patrol.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of Rear Admiral Alan B. Banister, USN, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.

Subject Headings (LCSH)

United States. Navy--History--Sources.
United States. Navy--Submarine forces.
World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations.
Sawfish (Ship).


0.25 cubic feet

29 January 2002