EXHIBIT NO. 41 (HART INQUIRY)
                                  OFFICE OF SUPERVISOR, NEW YORK HARBOR,
                      17 Battery Place, New York, New York, 6 June 1944.

From: Rear Admiral Joel W. Bunkley, USN (Ret).
To: Admiral Thomas C. Hart, USN (Ret), examining officer.
Subject: Examination to record and preserve testimony pertinent to the
         Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941, ordered by
         Secretary of the Navy's confidential precept dated 12 February
         1944.
Inclosure: (A) Record of testimony given by Rear Admiral Joel W. Bunkley
           USN (Ret), on 5 June 1944, the fortieth day of subject
           examination.

1. Inclosure (A) is returned herewith. Recognizing that the oath given me on the fortieth day of subject examination is still binding, I hereby state I have read over the testimony given by me on the fortieth day of said examination and pronounce it correct.

                                                        JOEL W. BUNKLEY.


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