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Papers of Vice Admiral John T. Hayward


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Scope and Content Note

The Papers of Vice Admiral John T. Hayward hold a photocopy of the diary kept by Hayward in 1942 and 1943. The diary contains information about his squadron, including lists of pilots, planes, and enlisted personnel, as well as descriptions of missions and personal impressions of World War II and combat.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of John T. Hayward, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, D.C.

Subject Headings (LCSH)

World War, 1939-1945--Naval Operations, American.
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial Operations, American.
United States. Navy--Aviation.
United States. Navy--Officers--Diaries.
Admirals--United States--Diaries.
United States. Navy--History--Sources.


0.25 cubic feet


Published: Mon May 15 09:10:21 EDT 2017