Executive Order 5701—Authorizing the Appointment of Mr. John W. Harrison
Mr. John W. Harrison may be appointed to the position of Associate Marine Engineer, Professional Service, grade 3, $3,200 per annum, at the navy yard, Philadelphia, Pa.
Mr. Harrison has had approximately 30 years of experience with the William Cramp & Sons Shipbuilding Co., the New York Shipbuilding Corp., and other private contractors engaged in the construction of vessels for the United States Navy, in connection with building machinery for such vessels. His wide experience and ability would be of great value to the Navy at the navy yard, Philadelphia, Pa., in connection with the detailed inspection of shopwork assembly and the installation of machinery on the new cruiser to be constructed at that yard.
This order is issued upon recommendation of the Secretary of the Navy.
The White House,
August 31, 1931.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5701—Authorizing the Appointment of Mr. John W. Harrison Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361281