Communication Artifacts -- Documentary Artifacts -- Other Documents -- Correspondence -- Telegram
Subject Source: Formats (Chenhall's)
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents -Telegram & Envelope, August 7, 1966 -Letter & envelope, August 7, 1966, from Jack Gracey, CO of Attack Squadron Fifteen -Letter & envelope, August 10, 1966, from Ken Burrows, Air Wing Commander, Attack Carrier Air Wing Ten
Scope and Contents -Telegram, April 1, 1945, to his family, "Will be home for good this week love // Nole J Atkins". -Letters, February 18 – May 1,1945, on Torpedo Squadron Ten letterhead. Letters from Atkins to his family back home that discuss
Overview The papers concern George Griffith Jr. and his death in an operational flight accident. On October 28, 1944, his aircraft experienced engine failure on takeoff, fell into the ocean and was run over by the ship. Destroyers searched for him, but nothing was found.
Overview Richard Allan "Moose" Moran was a pilot with squadron VA-15 on board Intrepid in 1966. On August 7, 1966, Lt. Cdr. Moran crashed into the ocean while attempting to land on board Intrepid. His remains were not recovered. This collection contains his military records and personnel files, which were sent to his wife, Judy, after his death. It also includes dependency and survivor benefit information and forms that were also sent to Judy. Records were kept in the sections they were received in.