Franklin D Roosevelt Library
The President's Secretary's File (PSF), 1933-1945
Series 2: Confidential File
Box 7
Folder: Navy Department, 1942

Op-10B-MD
Serial 012910
(SC)A1-3/C

SECRET

DEC 29 1942

MEMORANDUM FOR THE PRESIDENT

     Authority is requested to proceed immediately with the construction of two (2) of the 45,000 ton aircraft carriers.

/S/
Frank Knox

F.K.

    O.K.

        F.D.R.