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J. O. Bernier to Grover L. Charnock, Letter, September 01, 1946.

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In reply address not the signer of this letter, but Bureau of Naval Personnel, Navy Department, Washington 25, D.C.

Refer to No. Pers-10

NAVY DEPARTMENT BUREAU OF NAVAL PERSONNEL WASHINGTON 25, D.C.

[stamp] for PEACE OF MIND BUY SAVINGS BONDS

1SEP1946

To: Mr. Grover Lewis Charnock, MM/658 91 37 jld Tangier, Virginia

Subject: Presidential Unit Citation awarded U.S.S. Yorktown.

1. Forwarded herewith is a facsimile of the Presidential Unit Citation awarded the U.S.S. Yorktown.

2. By virtue of your service in the YORKTOWN or attached Air Groups during one or more of the periods mentioned in the citation, you are hereby authorized to wear as part of your uniform the Presidential Citation ribbon with star, one of which is transmitted herewith.

By direction of Chief of Naval Personnel:

J O Bernier Assistant to Director, Medals and Awards.

Encl: 1. Facsimile of citation. 2. Insignia (ribbon bar and star).

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