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.
This collection should be cited as Papers of Eugene E. Wilson, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, D.C.