JOHN J. NESBITT, INC.
ARMY-NAVY "E" AWARD
LINK BACK TO WORLD WAR II AND GETTING BACK TO BUSINESS - 1941 TO 1950
PRESENTATION PAGE : "ARMY-NAVY PRODUCTION AWARD, TO THE MEN AND WOMEN OF JOHN J. NESBITT, INC. HOLMESBURG, PHILADELPHIA, FEBRUARY 11, 1944"

WAR DEPARTMENT LETTER: "THIS IS TO INFORM YOU THAT THE ARMY AND NAVY ARE CONFERRING UPON YOU THE ARMY-NAVY PRODUCTION AWARD FOR YOUR GREAT WORK IN THE PRODUCTION OF WAR EQUIPMENT." AND "YOU MEN AND WOMEN OF THE STATE ROAD & RHAWN STREET PLANT ARE MAKING AN OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO VICTORY.  YOU HAVE EVERY REASON TO BE PROUD OF THE RECORD YOU HAVE SET, AND YOUR PRACTICAL PATRIOTISM STANDS AS AN EXAMPLE TO ALL AMERICANS."

THE PRESENTATION BOOK ALSO LISTS THE NAMES OF OVER 260 NESBITT EMPLOYEES, BOTH MEN AND WOMEN, WHO WERE IN THE SERVICE OF OUR COUNTRY, INCLUDING JOHN NESBITT,