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Larry Gentry Newspaper Clipping

Identifier: A2017.60
Scope and Contents Clipping, Newspaper; Top of clipping says "Vol. 29, No. 342 Sunday Dec. 9, 1973" and includes a photograph of Intrepid with two men on the flight deck and foam drifts on the ground. The text underneath says "Intrepid Takes a Breather on 3rd Out" and has a small article describinig Intrepid's mothballing and decommissioning.

The back of the newspaper clipping has a small, cut off article titled "Concorde Rolls Out" which discusses the Concorde's first test flight.

Leslie Clemmer Papers

Identifier: A2016.11
Overview The Leslie Clemmer papers consists of documents from his service onboard the Intrepid, including a roster of officers, an engagement list, and a magazine clipping about Ulithi, which Intrepid visited.

Lt. Harold Charles Small Papers

Identifier: A2017.52
Overview The Lt. Harold Charles Small Papers contains items from his time in the Navy, including his time aboard Intrepid from 1943–45 in the Gunnery Department. The papers document shipboard activity such as a memorandum about the status of the ship’s gun mounts and fire control systems at the time of commissioning, roster of officers from February 1944, newspaper clippings and a handwritten note on Intrepid stationery that appears to list last names and ratings of a few sailors. General items include...

Nathan Hecker Letters

Identifier: A2018.63
Overview The Nathan Hecker letters were sent to Nathan Hecker, a Chief Aviation Radio Technician, by his wife, Dorothy. Nathan Hecker was killed in the November 25, 1944 kamikaze attacks on board Intrepid. The letters never reached Hecker and they were returned to Dorothy, stamped undeliverable.Charles Robinson was a letter carrier in the Fresno area. Charles was unable to return the letters to Dorothy and they remained in his possession, unopened.The letters have been opened by...

Noble Atkins Papers

Identifier: A2016.74
Overview The Nobel Atkins Sr. Archive contains documents and letters from Atkin's short service on Intrepid in 1945. The collection includes action reports for VT-10, news and radio releases that were circulated throughout the ship, and letters home.

Paul Haller Achiever

Identifier: A2015.68
Scope and Contents The Achiever, October 1968 -Addressed to "Mr & Mrs David P. Haller // 123 Lockwood Ave // Farmingdale, Long Island // New York 11735."

Robert Roof Papers

Identifier: A2015.20
Overview Robert M. Roof was an Intrepid plankowner and worked in the Gunnery Department. He left the crew as a seaman first class on February 14, 1946. The Robert Roof papers contains newspaper clippings, Plans of the day, certificates, menus, records of his service aboard in Intrepid during World War II and beyond, as well as other various documents relating to his time in the Navy.

Rolland Shea Papers

Identifier: A2015.28
Overview Mr. Shea is a former naval aviator and flew with VA-95 during the Intrepid’s first Vietnam War cruise. Shea’s career included a tour of duty where he was responsible for the training of South Vietnamese pilots on the A-1 Skyraider. This collection centers on that duty. This is a seldom told story and the collection helps tell it in great detail with archives and photographs. Though not a direct Intrepid story, the collection is worthwhile to keep, not only due to the connection with Shea but...

Sam Taylor USS Intrepid Cruise Books

Identifier: A2015.100
Overview Samuel Taylor served on board the aircraft carrier USS Intrepid (CVS-11) from 1965–1967. He was an ADJ3 (Aviation Machinist’s Mate Jet Engine Mechanic). These three cruise books are from his time aboard Intrepid.