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


Papers of Commander
Eugene E. Wilson,
1904-1970



Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of correspondence, newspaper and magazine clippings, photographs, oral histories, and articles written by Commander Eugene Wilson. Prior to Wilson's resignation from the Navy in 1930, he was a prominent naval aviator. After leaving the service, he became a corporate executive in the aviation industry. Much of the material in his collection relates to aviation and to the nature of warfare.


Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of Eugene E. Wilson, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.


Extent

1 cubic foot


8 July 2003