Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Michael O'Brien Collection
Association
USS Frank E. Evans Association
Collection Number
718
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.2 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D055.5E
Processed by
M. E. Mclain, Jun. 2002[Updated: Aug. 2007 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

Itinerary of the U.S.S. Frank E. Evans from February 3, 1954 to September 25, 1945; a Muster Roll of the Crew for February 3, 1945; and a November 21, 1969 report from the Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet to the Judge Advocate General on the "Joint USN/RAN Investigation on collision of USS Frank E. Evans and HMAS Melbourne on 3 June 1969 donated to the Vietnam Archive by Michael O'Brien. Also included in the collection are letters written by O'Brien in 2001 to J. C. and Sylvia Campbell in which he describes his experiences while serving on board the U. S. S. Frank E. Evans in the 1940s.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Travels of the USS Frank E Evans DD 754 from the day of her commissioning ceremony February 3, 1945 until She lay at anchor in Jinsen, Korea September 25, 1945
1
1
D055.5E
Muster Roll of the Crew of the USS Frank E Evans, February 3, 1945
Endorsements on Rear Admiral Jerome H. King, USN, investigative report of 18 Jul 1969. Subject: Joint USN/RAN investigation-collision of USS Frank E Vans and HMAS Melbourne on 3 Jun 1969
Report of the Combined USN R.A.N. Board of Investigation into the Collision between HMAS Melbourne and USS Frank E. Evans Convened by COMSEVENTHFLT and ACNB
Correspondence between Michael O'Brien and JC and Sylvia Campbell, discussing O'Brien's experiences while serving on board the USS Frank E. Evans in the 1940s
2

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

Oral History

An Oral History Interview has been conducted with this individual. Use the link below to view a record for this interview.

Although the interview has been conducted, the audio and/or the transcript may not yet be available.