My very dear Sir
I have carefully perused your letter to
Commander Mackenzie, and am much gratified to find that
in your mature judgment he has so able an advocate and
support; and I sincerely hope that his conduct in that sad
Tragedy (painful as...
Roosevelt, Franklin D (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; Halsey, William Frederick, 1882-1959; World War, 1939-1945;
With a warm smile and a sincere handshake, President Franklin D. Roosevelt congratulates Admiral William F. Halsey, Jr., USN, Commander, Third Fleet, after presenting him with a Gold Star in lieu of a third Distinguished Service Medal at the White...