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Papers of Captain Charles O. Cook



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Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of various correspondence, arranged chronologically, relating to the Battle of Cape Esperance. Of special interest in the collection are two translated Japanese Action Reports from the Japanese War History Office in Tokyo. There are also two copies of navigational chart movements traced from the originals.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of Charles O. Cook, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, D.C.

Subject Headings (LCSH)

United States. Navy--History--Sources.
World War, 1939-1945.
Esperance, Cape (Solomon Islands)--History, Military.


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Published: Fri Apr 28 12:00:02 EDT 2017