His five and a half years in the Hanoi Hilton could have been avoided, had he remained on the Forrestal.
Although Forrestal approved the sentence, it was not accepted by the President.
Secretary Forrestal must have been aware of these omissions, but he ignored them.
But Forrestal and his military subordinates made enough of a start to draw the fire of white segregationists.
Executive fiat was just what some of Forrestal's advisers wanted.
Nowhere was Forrestal's philosophy of government more evident than in his approach to the problem of integration.
Granger and Forrestal agreed that the conference should be held soon.
The program turned out to be more racially progressive than initially outlined by Forrestal.
Forrestal compromised by ordering the bureau to prepare as an experiment a plan for the integration of some fleet auxiliary ships.
Forrestal could appreciate more than most the pressures operating on the group.