Naval Historical Center
805 Kidder Breese Street SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060
Scope and Content Note
This collection relates to the five
Sullivan brothers who were lost in action following the Battle of Guadalcanal
on 13 November 1942. The collection consists of newspaper clippings of the Waterloo,
Iowa newspaper, applications to Gold Star Mothers, and a photocopy of commemorative
stamps issued in their honor. Also included is a brief fact sheet outlining
the events of the tragedy and a ship named in their memory.
This collection should be cited as Papers Relating to the Sullivan Brothers, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.
0.25 cubic feet
3 July 2003