Andrew Higgins holding and Army/Navy 'E' for excellence banner during ceremony in New Orleans in 1944
Six Naval officers and Andrew Higgins, in the center, holding and Army/Navy 'E' for excellence banner in front of the 10,000th Higgins Boat produced. Taken during ceremony for completion of the U.S. Navy's 10,000th Higgins Boat at Lake Pontchartrain.'"File No. 631C-1. Subject: 10,000th boat. Date: Jul 23, 1944." New Orleans, Louisiana. 23 July 1944.