The Nimitz Graybook


“The Command Summary of FADM Nimitz was compiled by the War Plans Section of the Pacific Command Headquarters in Hawaii during World War II. It contains daily estimates of the situation, command decisions, and running summaries of communications from December 7, 1941 to August 31, 1945. Naval War College Historian Douglas Smith avers that it is “the most authoritative source on the Pacific War available anywhere”.”

PDFs of all 8 volumes are available here: US Naval College / Naval Historical Collection

~ by m1pencil on March 6, 2014.

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