CNO to Adm. King / Mar 1943

OFFICE OF THE CHIEF OF NAVAL OPERATIONS

SECRET

March 17, 1943

MEMORANDUM FOR: Admiral King.

  1. The need for the accomplishment of the attached proposal is vital
  2. The current procurement situation is such that only by this method can the necessary priorities be made so continuously available as to satisfy the urgency of this project.
  3. I recommend your approval.

[signed] F. J. HORNE

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