March 1, 2004, 49 items, 0.25 cubic feet; Papers (1942-1962) of U.S. Navy enlisted man, who retired as Chief Aviation Boatswain's Mate (E-7) pertaining to his service aboard the USS INTREPID, USS BONHOMME RICHARD, USS BOXER, USS TICONDEROGA, USS PINE ISLAND, USS FORRESTAL, and various shore installations, including 3 8 mm film strips (ca. 550 feet) of flight operations aboard the USS BOXER, 1952, clippings, printed materials, manuscript materials, and photographic prints. Donor: Elaine Blanche Del-Pan Jennings
April 30, 2004, (addition 1) 79 items, 0.25 cubic feet; Papers (1942, 1951-1953, 1958) of U.S. Navy enlisted man, who retired as Chief Aviation Boatswain's Mate (E-7) pertaining to his service aboard the USS BONHOMME RICHARD, USS BOXER, and the USS FORRESTAL, and the U. S. Navy Naval Air Technical Training Center, Jacksonville, FL, including photographic prints of aerial reconnaissance photographs, crewmen, and flight operations aboard the USS BOXER off Korea, 1951-1952, photographic prints, negatives, and printed material. Donor: Lamont C. Jennings
November 9, 2005, (addition 2) 0.50 cubic feet; Scrapbooks (1951-1952) of U. S. Navy enlisted man during the cruises of the aircraft carriers the USS BONHOMME RICHARD (CV-31), July - September 1951, and USS BOXER (CV-21), March - October 1952, where he served with Repair 8, a Flight Deck Crash Crew, including photographic prints, clippings, correspondence, ephemera, and memorabilia illustrating crewmen at work and leisure, at Yokosuka, Ofuna, Nagasaki, Sasebo, Yokohama, Kamakura, Mabora Beach, Tokyo, Japan; Hungam, Korea; also including military aerial photographs of Korea and flight operations off Korea and his return to the United States. 270 black & white photographic prints; 1 shoulder patch. Donor: Lamont C. Jennings
Gift of Elaine Blanche Del-Pan Jennings
Gift of Lamont C. Jennings
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
Robert Walter Jennings Papers (#996), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Processed by Lisa Conner, March 31, 2005
Processed by Dale Sauter, May 1, 2008
Encoded by Mark Custer, May 19, 2008