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Richard K. Gaines Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A2014.16
Richard K. Gaines was the first Executive Officer of Intrepid. His papers include the program from Intrepid's Commissioning ceremony, Intrepid printed newspapers, Plans of the Day, documents a report about the first Shakedown Cruise from September 14 to November 1, 1943, personnel records and reports, Naval dispatches, Naval song sheets, and other records pertaining to Intrepid's operations and the Pacific Fleet during Gaines' time as Commanding Officer.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within August 16, 1943–October 1945

Creator

Extent

5 Files

Creator

Source

Author
Katherine Meyers
Date
February 26, 2014
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