Communication Artifacts -- Documentary Artifacts -- Other Documents -- Request -- Invitation
Subject Source: Formats (Chenhall's)
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Invitation; to Intrepid's Commissioning. The iniviation invites "Mrs. R.L. and Miss Carol Montfort" to Intrepid's Commissioning at the Norfolk Navy Yard in Portsmouth, VA on August 16, 1943 at 2 o'clock. The number on the back of the card is 257.
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...
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."