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Dear Mr. Boyer,
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We searched the National Archives Catalog and located the series Technical Reports and Related Documents, ca. 1949 - ca. 1970 and Technical Manuals and Related Documentation , ca. 1949 - ca. 1978 in the Records of the Naval Ship Systems Command (Record Group 344) as well as the series Operational, Tactical, and Instructional Publications, 1947 - 1970, Operational, Tactical, and Instructional Publications, 1918 - 1970, and Technical Publications, 1901 - 1960 in the Records of the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations (Record Group 38) that may contain manuals relating to submarine operation and officer training. For more information about these non-digitized records, please contact the National Archives at College Park - Textual Reference (RDT2) via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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In addition, we suggest you review the documents digitized and made available online by the Historical Naval Ships Association. You may also find it useful to contact the United States Naval Undersea Museum via email at NUM_curator@navy.mil or by phone at (360) 396-5517. Lastly, we suggest you contact the Submarine Force Library and Archives; their address is Submarine Force Museum, Attn: Archivist, Naval Submarine Base New London, Groton, CT 06349-5571, and their phone number is (860) 694-5635.
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