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Preliminary Inventory of the Aubrey Wray Fitch Papers
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Boxes 1-6

Correspondence, speeches, orders, personnel records, and clippings, relating to American naval aviation, especially in the Pacific Theater during World War II.

Scrapbook

Scrapbook relating to American naval aviation, especially in the Pacific Theater during World War II.

Envelope 80132 A

Photographs depicting the launching of the guided missile frigate Aubrey Fitch at the Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine. Includes photographs of Vice Admiral James B. Stockdale, principal speaker at the launching

Physical Description: 15 prints / 1 envelope
Record Cabinet

Sound recording of the change of command at the United States Naval Academy 15 Jan 1947

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Use copy reference number: 80132_a_0002815

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Sound recording of ceremony noting the changing of command for the U.S. Naval Academy. Includes speeches by the outgoing head, Admiral Aubrey Wray Fitch, and incoming head, Admiral James L. Holloway, Jr., as well as a gun salute and the thoughts of Captain Long.