Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

Related Content
  • Education--Curriculum, Tour Programs, Field Trips, Event
  • Foreign Military
  • Readiness--training and inspection
  • Theater of Operations--European
Document Type
  • Finding Aids Glossaries Guides
Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
File Formats
Location of Archival Materials

Papers of Lieutenant (j.g.) Nelson A. Gray


Finding aid (Word)

Scope and Content Note

This collection is arranged in two folders. In the first folder is a notebook dated 7 September 1944 that contains class notes from courses on navigation, seamanship, engineering, gunnery, administration and other related topics. This notebook is an excellent example of the type of instruction Navy officers received during World War II.

The second folder contains a set of British charts detailing North European Coastal Routes in the Helgoland Bight and Approaches.


Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of Lieutenant (j.g.) Nelson A. Gray, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, D.C.

Subject Headings (LCSH)

Naval Education--United States--1933-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--United States.
Helgoland Bight (Germany)--Maps.
United States. Navy--History--Sources.



0.25 cubic feet


Published: Fri Jun 07 08:59:54 EDT 2019