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Scope and Contents Newsletter: Tiger Tracks. "Homeward Bound." VA-34, 1967 -The newsletter recounts places Intrepid traveled to, letters to the editors, information on plane captains, and highlights of Intrepid's cruise as they head back to the States.
Identifier: OHP 096
Scope and Contents June Hays married Wesley Hays in 1943, and experienced life on the home front during World War II while Wes served aboard Intrepid in VBF-10. Hays began her interview by discussing her childhood in Santa Anna, Texas. She also explained how she met Wesley Hays. June then recalled Wes joining the Navy, getting engaged to Wes, getting married in Pensacola, and having their first son, Wes Jr. As the interview continued, June noted that Wes was eventually stationed in Groton, Connecticut, and that...
Scope and Contents Familygram & envelope, November 21, 1966; signed by John W. Fair // Captain, U.S. Navy // Commanding Officer. Letter to families announcing Intrepid's return home and summary of events since deployment. Envelope addressed to Mrs. Elsie M. Andrews // 11735 New Oakhurst Rd. // Largo, Florida
Identifier: OHP 146
Scope and Contents Pete Schoeffel served aboard Intrepid as an attack aviator, first with VA-66 from August 1961 to March 1962, and then with VA-15 from April 1966 to November 1966 and May 1967 to October 1967. Schoeffel began his interview by discussing his childhood in Washington, D.C., one location where his father served as a naval officer. He then discussed his graduation from the United States Naval Academy in 1954, and his experience serving aboard a destroyer minelayer early in his naval career, noting...
Scope and Contents The Thomas Wargo papers contain items from his service aboard Intrepid from 1962-63. These papers include documents from his service aboard Intrepid, Ports of Call ephemera, and a booklet entitled "Going Back to Civilian Life."