Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Jerome Fien Collection
Association
USS Frank E. Evans Association
Collection Number
1178
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.1 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D055.5E, Photograph Collection
Processed by
R. Grau, Jun. 2003[Updated: Jun. 2013 by G. Lerma]
Digitization Status
Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

To search for items within this collection, or within all of the holdings of the Vietnam Archive, go to the Virtual Vietnam Archive

Scope and Content

This collection contains several photographs taken aboard the USS Frank E. Evans and others of her crew (circa WWII). Also present in the collection is correspondence between various members of the Frank E. Evans Association. Also in the collection is a photocopied War Diary from February 1945 through January 1946 and a photocopy of article, "Fien recognized by national group" from the West Orange Chronicle, undated.

Biographical Note

Jerome Fien was a Naval Officer during World War II and was assigned to the USS Frank E. Evans as an assisstant communications officer.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
War Diary (photocopy) of the USS Frank E. Evans (Februaryu 1945 - January 1946)
1
1
D055.5E
Correspondence between Frank E. Evans Association members
2
Program celebrating the commissioning of the USS Frank E. Evans in 1944
Photocopied newspaper article describing the collision of the Evasns and the Melbourne
Photocopies of telegrams announcing Japan's surrender in 1945.
Photocopy of article, "Fien Recognized by Group," West Orange Chronicle, undated

Separated Materials

Photographs
VA030956 - VA030969.

VA067367: Ship dance, Hotel McAlpin (April 5, 1945).

VA067366: U.S. Navy Basic Training Photograph.

Digitized Materials

Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

To search for items within this collection, or within all of the holdings of the Vietnam Archive, go to the Virtual Vietnam Archive