Originally Posted By: RTintera
Does Lucky say anything about it in Last Testament?

Yes. Luciano credits Albert Anastasia with coming up with the idea of doing something that would make the Navy look to the Mob for help.

Luciano goes on further to explain how the wheels were greased by Costello to get him transferred to a "better" prison and then eventually released.

I'd recommend the book to anyone who is interested in any Mob stuff.