Confidential Correspondence of the Navy, 1919-1927 record example

    Confidential Correspondence of the Navy, 1919-1927

    Records: 156,278Complete: 100%

    NARA M1140. This series of secret and confidential correspondence reflects the many facets of U.S. naval activity during World War I, the immediate postwar years, and the first years of the era of the Treaty Navy (post-Washington Naval Conference). The records document U.S. naval involvement with foreign countries, application of technology to naval matters, establishment of overseas bases, appropriations, tactical doctrine, naval strategy, peacetime naval maneuvers, and wartime naval operations.

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    Publication Title
    Confidential Correspondence of the Navy, 1919-1927
    Total Records
    156,278Complete: 100%
    Content Source
    The National Archives logoThe National Archives
    Publication Number
    M1140
    Record Group
    80
    Published on Fold3
    30 Jul 2012
    Last Updated
    21 Aug 2014
    Description
    NARA M1140. Post-WWI communications between OPNAV and the bureaus, fleet units, and shore commands of the Navy Department.