Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
John Jenkins Collection
Association
USS Frank E. Evans Association
Collection Number
1180
Date(s)
Undated
Physical Location(s)
D055.5E, Photograph Collection
Processed by
R. Grau, Jun. 2003[Updated: Oct. 2003 by T. Lovelady]
Digitization Status
Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

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Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence between Jenkins and Tom "Charlie" Nobles regarding the Association; a laminated copy of the program for the commissioning of the Evans in 1944; a photocopied list of sctivities carried out by the Evans during World War II; photocopied menus for the CHristmas dinner, 1945; a photograph of the Evans docked at Shainghai, China; and a photocpoy of a communique regarding the end of World War II.

Biographical Note

Jenkins served aboard the Evans from February 1945 through June 1946.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Photocopied Christmas dinner menu, 1945
1
1
D055.5E
Correspondence between Jenkins and Charlie Nobles
Action journal (photocopy) of USS Frank E. Evans in World War II (February 1945 - September 1945)
Communique (photocopy) regarding the conclusion of World War II.
Laminated program of the commissioning of the USS Frank E. Evans, 1944.

Separated Materials

Photographs
VA030944.

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