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Harry A. Repass Log Book

 Collection
Identifier: A2016.64
Log, Flight; Aviator's Flight Log Book, inside cover has "Harry A. Repass A.R.M.C. 2/C // Bombing Squadron Six // Naval Air Corps." handwriten in black ink.

The log begins in May 1943 and ends November 1944. Each month has two pages with log entries. Repass flew off of aircraft carrier Enterprise before Intrepid. Most of the log is unused and blank. Pasted in the book on a blank page is a typed excerpt titled "Long Entry" and is a reccomendation for Repass to receive the Air Medal for his participation in "2 flights over Makin Island 19-22 // November 1943. 1 flight over // Kwajalein Atoll 4 December 1943, 1 // flights over Roi and Namur Islands // 29-31 January 1944, 1 February 1944 // and 1 flights over Truk 16 Feb- // ruary 1944.", from D.B. Ingerslews, LtCdr., U.S. N, Commanding VB-6.

Inserted within the book were several paper items: a list of song lyrics, an Imperial Domain of the Golden Dragon membership card, and a newspaper clipping about the Enterprise aircraft carrier. These items have been photographed where they were found, removed, and placed in a folder.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within May 1943 – October 1944

Creator

Extent

1 Volumes