4-304 Memorandum for General Somervell, March 20, 1944

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press
Date: March 20, 1944

Subject: World War II

Memorandum for General Somervell

March 20, 1944 [Washington, D.C.]

I have glanced through this (Tentative Procedures—Discharge and Release from Active Duty) rather sketchily but have gotten a fair idea of what is being done.1 I am appalled at the number of papers that are involved, even after your remarkable reduction. I am tremendously interested in the simplification of this.

Document Copy Text Source: George C. Marshall Papers, Pentagon Office Collection, Selected Materials, George C. Marshall Research Library, Lexington, Virginia.

Document Format: Typed memorandum.

1. The pamphlet, a draft of tentative procedures, was enclosed and returned to Somervell with this document.

Recommended Citation: ThePapers of George Catlett Marshall, ed.Larry I. Bland and Sharon Ritenour Stevens(Lexington, Va.: The George C. Marshall Foundation, 1981- ). Electronic version based on The Papers of George Catlett Marshall, vol. 4, “Aggressive and Determined Leadership,” June 1, 1943-December 31, 1944 (Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996), pp. 357-358.

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