1 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Shafroth, J. F. (John Franklin), 1887-1967.

  1. J.F. Shafroth papers, 1926-1945

    1,800 items ; 7 containers ; 4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer. Official correspondence, memoranda, directives, and reports sent to William Frederick Halsey and Chester W. Nimitz relating primarily to Shafroth's experiences as a commander in the South Pacific and head of a task group that conducted the first heavy bombardment of Japan during World War II. Includes material relating to Shafroth's course work at the Army War College.