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Operational Archives Branch
Naval Historical Center
805 Kidder Breese Street SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060

Papers of Chief Boiler Technician
Shanks McEachern,

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of historical materials relating to Boiler Technician Shanks McEachern's naval service. It includes a small amount of personal and business correspondence (1971-1972), an undated newspaper clipping of McEachern's service on the USS Gladiator, and a copy of Welcome Aboard, Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina, 1966-1967. The file also contains copies of personnel and transfer forms, travel vouchers, and a commendation relating to his military service.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as the Papers of Shanks McEachern, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.

Subject Headings (LCSH)

United States. Navy--Boiler Technicians.
Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point (N.C.)


0.25 cubic feet

21 May 2003