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U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation Collection: E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., Papers, 1941-1945

(Manuscript Collection #677-051)

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Title: U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation Collection: E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., Papers
Creator: Wilde, E. Andrew (Jr.)
Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
Languages: English
Abstract: World War II ship's histories (undated) for the USS Barton (DD-599), USS Laffey (DD-459), USS McFarmland (AVD-14), and USS Monssen (DD-436).

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Accessions Information

April 24, 1996 (unprocessed), 4 volumes; World War II ship's histories for the USS BARTON (DD-599), USS LAFFEY (DD-459), USS McFARLAND (AVD-14), and USS MONSSEN (DD-436). Donor: Commander E. Andrew Wilde, Jr. USNR (Ret).

October 21, 1996 (unprocessed addition 1), 5 volumes; World War II ship's histories for the USS WALKE (DD-416), USS SEMINOLE (AT-65), USS AARON WARD (DD-483), USS DUNCAN (DD-485), USS COLHOUN (APD-2), and USS DeHAVEN (DD-469). Donor: Commander E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., USNR (Ret).

December 13, 1996 (unprocessed addition 2), 2 volumes; World War II ship's histories for the USS CUSHING (DD-376) and USS STRONG (DD-467). Donor: Commander E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., USNR (Ret).

August 23, 1997 (unprocessed addition 3), 2 volumes; World War II ship's histories for the USS PRESTON (DD-379) and the USS PERRY (DD-340/DMS-17). Donor: Commander E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., USNR (Ret).

April 8, 1998 (unprocessed addition 4), 1 volume; World War II ship's history for the USS EMMONS (DD-457/DMS-22). Donor: Commander E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., USNR (Ret).

July 28, 1998 (unprocessed addition 5), 1 volume; World War II ship's histories for the USS BORIE (DD-215). Donor: Commander E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., USNR (Ret).

May 12, 1999 (unprocessed addition 6), 2 volumes; World War II ship's histories for the USS LANSDALE (DD-426) and the USS DOUGLAS H. FOX (DD-779). Donor: Commander E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., USNR (Ret).

June 12, 1999 (unprocessed addition 7), 3 volumes; World War II ship's histories for the USS HALLIGAN (DD-564), USS GLENNON (DD-620), AND USS BORIE (DD-215) and Korean War tour photographic history of USS DOUGLAS H. FOX (DD-779). Donor: Commander E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., USNR (Ret).

Access Restrictions

No restrictions

Copyright Notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Preferred Citation

U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation Collection: E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., Papers (#677.051), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Acquisition Information

  • Gift of Commander E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., USNR (Ret)

Processing Information

  • Encoded by Apex Data Services


Online access to this finding aid is supported with funds created through the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). These funds come through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which is administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. This grant is part of the North Carolina ECHO, Exploring Cultural Heritage Online, Digitization Grant Program.

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