Subject Source: Places (Getty Thesaurus Of Geographic Names)
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Brian Walker served aboard Intrepid as an attack aviator in VA-34 during Intrepid’s second Vietnam deployment in 1967. He began his interview by discussing his upbringing in Wisconsin and his interest in flight, which began at an early age. Walker then continued, explaining his decision to join the Navy and describing his experiences in flight training, which involved flying T-34s, T-28s, and F-9s. The interview then shifted to Walker’s time aboard Intrepid, where he flew A-4s, an aircraft that...
Dates: February 17, 2016
Scope and Contents The Gerald McDonald letters contain correspondence between McDonald and his cousin Patsy, her husband, Dick, and their daughter, Charlene. The letters discuss family life, McDonald's impending marriage to Clem, then fiancé, now wife, life aboard the Intrepid, various ports of call McDonald has visited and the often negative reception the crew has received, and what items family members want sent back from the various ports.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1967–68
Abstract The Ray Fox papers contains Intrepid Rosters, Program, and Maps from his service in 1967. Fox served as a pilot on board Intrepid with VA-34 in 1967, during the ship’s second Vietnam War deployment.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1965–67