November 2007
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Nov2007, Vol. 133 Issue 11, p102
Conference Proceeding
The article presents information on people who made donations to the U.S. Naval Institute. Clarence E. Leggett, who was a parachute rigger in World War II, donated more than $128,000, as part of his will, to the Institute. In October 2007, former naval officer Douglas Fairbanks Jr.'s widow donated a huge collection of Fairbanks' personal artifacts to the Institute. Life Member Captain Lloyd G. LeCain Jr. donated his Navy dress sword, scabbard, case, and belt.


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