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

Papers of Vice Admiral
Homer N. Wallin,

Scope and Content Note

The Papers of Vice Admiral Homer N. Wallin consist of official files, correspondece, and photographs relating to ship salvage operations in the Pacific, especially at Pearl Harbor. Materials relating to the writing of Admiral Wallin's Pearl Harbor: Why, How, Fleet Salvage, and Final Appraisal (Washington: GPO, 1968) are included.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of Homer N. Wallin, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.


3 cubic feet

3 July 2003