Mediterranean Cruise, 1961–62
Subject Source: Events (Local)
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: CB 1961-1962
Scope and Contents Table of Contents Dedication..................1 Introduction................4 History of Intrepid.........12 Mission of Intrepid.........16 Commandaing Officer.........22 Executive Officer...........24 Executive...
Identifier: OHP 034
Scope and Contents David Benedict served aboard Intrepid as a boiler tender in the number two boiler room, and as a yeoman in the engineering office, from October 1958 to July 1961. Benedict began his interview by providing an overview of his service aboard Intrepid, noting the years he was aboard and discussing his first job as a boiler tender in the number two boiler room and his second job as a yeoman in the engineering office. Benedict then spoke about recreation aboard ship and visiting different...
Overview The Jonathan Havlick papers contain items related to Havlick's 1961-1962 Mediterranean Cruise aboard the Intrepid. This collection includes Familygrams from November 1961 to May 1962; the Thanksgiving menu from 1961; the Cruise book from his Mediterranean Cruise in 1961-1962, 1962; and newspaper clippings on the Sixth Fleet and the Intrepid from July 6, 1961–August 10, 1962.
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...
Overview The Pierce Matthews Correspondence collection consists of primarily letters and postcards to his family. The correspondence spans a portion his service in the Navy, from 1949–1962, with the majority concentrating on 1960-62. In addition to letters and postcards, there were often photos, clippings, and other documents enclosed with and described in various letters. Topics in the letters include family and daily life, opinions on raising a family, chess, coin collecting, dating life,...