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Fred Lugar Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A2017.02
The Fred Lugar Papers consist of mostly postcards bought and sent while serving on Intrepid from April 1, 1967 to May 1, 1968. Two letters and five postcards are addressed to Mr. & Mrs. Bud Whittaker, Lugar's aunt and uncle. In them, he discusses topics such as Ports of Call, items he bought in port, visiting the Great Buddha and the zoo in Japan, strikes against North Vietnam, rank promotion, Intrepid in the Tonkin Gulf, visiting Hong Kong, and other family goings on. 14 other postcards are blank, mostly from commercial postcard sets sold in Japan.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within April 24–November 1, 1967

Creator

Extent

2 Files

Creator

Source

Author
Jennifer Milani
Date
February 10, 2017
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Online Archives Repository

Contact:
One Intrepid Square
W. 46th Street and 12th Avenue
New York NY 10036-4103 United States