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Operational Archives Branch
Naval Historical Center
805 Kidder Breese Street SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060

Papers of Captain
Charles O. Cook,

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of various correspondence, arranged chronologically, relating to the Battle of Cape Esperance. Of special interest in the collection are two translated Japanese Action Reports from the Japanese War History Office in Tokyo. There are also two copies of navigational chart movements traced from the originals.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of Charles O. Cook, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.

Subject Headings (LCSH)

United States. Navy--History--Sources.
World War, 1939-1945.
Esperance, Cape (Solomon Islands)--History, Military.


0.25 cubic feet

13 August 2002