Typed Letter to Captain Arleigh Burke From the Chief of Naval Personnel
Image of typed letter to Captain Burke from the Chief of Naval Personnel.
Bureau of Naval Personnel
Washington 25, D.C.
[stamped] 12 APR 1948
From: The Chief of Naval Personnel
To: Captain Arleigh A. Burke, USN.
Subj: Permanent Appointment pursuant to the Officer Personnel
Act of 1947 (Pub. Law 381, 80th Congress appd. 7 Aug.
Encl: (A) Permanent Commission
1. Enclosure (A) is forwarded herewith evidencing your permanent
appointment made by the series of AlNavs commencing with 198-47, or
by individual letter.
2. The date of rank assigned includes any adjustment, if appli-
cable, due to loss of precedence for inactive time.
3. This commission is to be retained by you. Another acceptance
and oath of office is not required.