Admiral Hopwood was Commander-In-Chief of the Pacific Fleet, 1957-1960. This lot contains uniforms, medals, photos, documents, and presentation silver, and much more.
This is a fabulous archive of material Herbert Gladstone Hopwood, Admiral, U.S. Navy, (Ret.), which covers mostly his career as Commander-In-Chief, Of U.S. Pacific Fleet, 1957- 1960.
Admiral Hopwood was born November 23, 1898 in Mt. Carmel, PA. He attended public schools in Shamokin, Pa and made it his home of record. He was a U.S. Naval Academy graduate Class of 1919. I have photographed profusely his material and records as to cut down typing time, thus you will see his official biographical data.
- Oil painting of his personal aircraft. Not artist signed, oil on canvas, 20 x 25 framed. Plaque reads, “CINCPACFLT/ FROM/ CREW 128424”
|Dimensions||27.5 × 25 × 8.5 in|