Bombe correspondence



March 17, 1943


From: The President

  • To: The Chairman, War Production Board
  • Subject: Navy Contract NSx 7892
  • 1. Please insure that Navy Contract NXs 7892 is given the highest possible preference rating (AAA) commencing this date.
  • Copy to:
  • Vice Chief of Naval Operations
  • Chief of Staff, U. S. Army
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