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This Presidential Appointments Calendar is based upon the records contained in the
Matthew J. Connelly Files

Number of record(s) found: 9     
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1. Date: 1-28-1946   Time: 11:00 am
(The Secretary of State [James F. Byrnes]; Secretary of War [Robert P. Patterson]; Vice Admiral
W.H.P. Blandy; Admiral William D. Leahy; Commodore James K.
Vardaman; Hon. Charles Ross; Hon. Matthew J. Connelly;
Hon. William D. Hassett; Hon. George Allen) OFF THE RECORD
(Re atomic experiments. Particularly wanted today,
before Admiral Blandy goes before Committee on
Hill tomorrow)

2. Date: 3-19-1946   Time: 4:00 pm
The Secretary of the Navy [James Forrestal]; Admiral Chester Nimitz;
Vice Admiral W.H.P. Blandy.

3. Date: 9-4-1946   Time: 10:30 am
Senator Carl A. Hatch, N. Mexico
Vice Admiral W.H.P. Blandy, USN
Captain R.E. Jasperson, USN
Major General W.E. Kepner, USA
Dr. Edward U. Condon; Maj. Gen. A.L. McAuliffe, USA
(They brought gifts from the natives of Bikini.
The appointment was originally only for Senator
Hatch and Admiral Blandy, but the Senator called
later and asked for permission to bring others
as he said they felt all the "gold braid would
impress and please King Judah".)

4. Date: 10-4-1946   Time: 11:45 am
The President received the officers of the Navy
patrol plane "Truculent Turtle":
Commander T. D. Davies and Mrs. Davies
Commander E. P. Rankin and Mrs. Rankin
Commander W. S. Reid and Mrs. Reid
Lieutenant Commander R. H. Tabeling
The following accompanied the pilot and crew:
Fleet Admiral C. W. Nimitz
Admiral D. C. Ramsay
Admiral M. A. Mitscher
Vice Admiral L. E. Denfeld
Vice Admiral A. W. Radford
Vice Admiral R. B. Carney
Vice Admiral F. C. Sherman
Vice Admiral J. L. McCrea
Vice Admiral W. H. P. Blandy
Rear Admiral J. J. Clark
Rear Admiral H. B. Sallada
Rear Admiral L. C. Stevens
Captain L. Conn
Captain T. B. Haley
Captain L. Simpler
Commander E. B. Fluckey
Commander G. C. Bullard
Commander E. M. Stover

5. Date: 7-7-1947   Time: 3:30 pm
Vice Admiral W. H. P. Blandy
(Admiral Foskett)

6. Date: 11-5-1947   Time: 12:15 pm
(Vice Admiral W. H. P. Blandy.)
(off record)

7. Date: 11-12-1947   Time: 4:00 pm
(Admiral Louis E. Denfeld)
(Admiral William H. P. Blandy)
(Secretary of the Navy [John L. Sullivan])
(Honorable James V. Forrestal, Secretary of Defense)

8. Date: 12-11-1947   Time: 3:30 pm
The President presented the D.S.M. to Admiral Chester
W. Nimitz. The following guests were present for the
Congressman Walter G. Andrews   John Nicholas Brown
Admiral W. H. P. Blandy   Vice Adm. Robert B. Carney
General Clifton B. Cates   Vice Adm. Donald B. Duncan
Adm. Louis E. Denfeld   Mrs. Hamilton Dinsmoore
Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower   Hon. James V. Forrestal
Adm. Joseph Farley   Vice Adm. William Fechteler
Sen. Chan Gurney   Vice Adm. John H. Hoover
Vice Adm. Harry W. Hill   Hon. John Kenney
Vice Adm. Chas. H. McMorris   Vice Adm. John L. McCrea
Mrs. Chester W. Nimitz   Miss Nancy Nimitz
Hon. Kenneth Royall   Adm. DeWitt C. Ramsey
Vice Adm. A. W. Radford   Hon. John L. Sullivan
Sec. of the Air Force Stuart Symington   Vice Adm. Forrest Sherman
Sen. Millard E. Tydings   Gen. Hoyt S. Vandenberg
Gen. Archer Vandegrift   Cong. Carl Vinson
Captain Eller
(This ceremony was planned as a surprise for Admiral

9. Date: 6-29-1951   Time: 12:00 pm
(Admiral W. H. Blandy, U.S.N. Ret'd.) OFF THE RECORD
(Mr. Matthew Connelly wrote the Admiral June 21st and asked him to come
in Off the Record.)

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