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


Papers of Rear Admiral
Robert A.J. English,
1939-1946



Scope and Content Note

This group of correspondence, publications, and printed material relates to Admiral Robert English's tours with the Hydrographic Office, 1939-1941; service on the staff of Amphibious Force, Atlantic Fleet, 1942-1943; at Allied Force Headquarters, Mediterranean, 1943; on Northwest African Waters Naval Forces, 1944; with Eighth Fleet, 1944-1945; with Supreme Headquarters, Allied Expeditionary Force, 1945; as Assistant U.S. Naval Attaché, Paris, 1945-1946; and on the staff of U.S. Naval Forces, Europe, 1946.


Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of Robert A.J. English, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.


Subject Headings (LCSH)

United States. Navy--History--Sources.
World War, 1939-1945--Amphibious operations.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France.
Operation Husky, 1943.
Operation Dragoon, 1944.
Operation Torch.
Antarctica--Discovery and exploration.


Extent

4.5 cubic feet


20 August 2002