Naval Historical Center
805 Kidder Breese Street SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060
Scope and Content Note
Vice Admiral Ralph A. Ofstie served
in naval aviation billets during World War II. These papers primarily refer
to combat operations in World War II, to the role of the Navy in national strategy,
and to the organization of the Department of Defense. The collection is composed
of clippings, correspondence, speeches, and publications. Much semi-official
correspondence with important naval contemporaries is included.
This collection should be cited as Papers of Ralph A. Ofstie, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.
6 cubic feet
3 July 2003