Title: Lorenzo Sherwood Sabin, Jr. Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1909-1978
Collection number: 80120
Sabin, Lorenzo Sherwood, Jr., 1899-
5 manuscript boxes, 2 envelopes
2.2 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Memoirs and other writings, correspondence, orders, and memoranda, relating to American naval operations in the Atlantic during
World War II, the evacuation of North Vietnamese refugees to South Vietnam in 1954, and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
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[Identification of item], Lorenzo Sherwood Sabin, Jr. Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980.
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North Atlantic Treaty Organization
United States. Navy--Officers
Indochinese War, 1946-1954
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations
United States--Armed Forces
Lorenzo Sherwood Sabin, Jr.
|1899, May 23
||Born, Dallas, Texas
||B.S., U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis
||Naval engineer, U.S. Navy Postgraduate School, ordnance engineering
||Staff gunnery officer,
U.S.S. Maryland, Pearl Harbor
||Commander, LCI (L) Flotilla Two
||Commander, Landing Craft Groups, Tunisian, Sicilian, and Solarno campaigns
||Commander, assault convoy, Force 0, assault on Normandy
||Promoted, Rear Admiral
||Commander, sea lift, Operation Passage to Freedom
||Awarded, Distinguished Service Medal
||Awarded, Legion D'Honneur
||Promoted, Vice Admiral
||Chief of Staff, Supreme Allied Commander, Atlantic, NATO