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Box 55

 Container

Contains 142 Collections and/or Records:

Citation to Accompany the Award of the Air Force Commendation Medal, 1971 - 1973

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 44
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 44
Scope and Contents "Captain Roy D. Bridges, Jr., distinguished himself by outstanding achievement as an Aerospace Research Flight Test Officer while assigned to the 6510th Test Wing, Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, California, from 1 November 1971 to 19 January 1973…"

Notification of receipt of the Air Force Commendation Medal, January 19, 1973

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 45
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 45
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Notification, Department of the Air Force, Headquarters Seventh Air Force PACAF, APO San Francisco, 1968 - 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 46
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 46
Scope and Contents "By Direction of the President, each of the following is awarded the Air Medal for Meritorious Achievement while participating in Aerial Flight, February 13, 1968 to December 10, 1968," dated January 20, 1969

Notification, Department of the Air Force, Headquarters Seventh Air Force PACAF, APO San Francisco, 1968

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 47
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 47
Scope and Contents "By Direction of the President, each of the following is awarded the Air Medal for Meritorious Achievement while participating in Aerial Flight, January 12, 1968 to February 3, 1968," dated March 5, 1968

Alphabetical listing for "3636 CCR TNG GP (Survival)", April 3 - 20, 1967

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 48
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 48
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Notification of receipt Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon, February 15, 1967

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 49
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 49
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Notification of receipt, Parachute Badge, August 11, 1964

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 50
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 50
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Unclassified EFTO, Edwards Air Force Base Communications Center, For Brigadier General Bridges from Lieutenant General Boles, Subject: Major General Selection, February 1992

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 51
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 51
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Communication, "On behalf of the Secretary of the Air Force and the Chief of Staff, I am delighted to inform you that the President has nominated you to the Senate for promotion to the grade of Brigadier General…", January 1990

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 52
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 52
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Communication from Thomas J. Hickey, Lieutenant General, USAF, Deputy Chief of Staff, Personnel, Senate confirmation of Bridges' appointment to the grade of Brigadier General, April 30, 1990

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 53
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 53
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Notification, "By direction of the President, Brigadier General Roy D. Bridges, Jr., is promoted to the regular grade of Major General, USAF…" , December 31, 1992

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 54
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 54
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Letters of congratulations on selection for promotion to Lieutenant Colonel, 1982

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 55
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 55
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Memorandum for: General Twinting; Subject: Promotion Analysis, undated

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 56
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 56
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Department of the Air Force, communication; Subject: Temporary Promotion to Lieutenant Colonel, October 13, 1978

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 57
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 57
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Department of the Air Force, communication, promotion to Major, June 9, 1979

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 58
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 58
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Communication in regards to Officer Temporary Promotion Program, April 26, 1968

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 59
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 59
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Communication, Department of the Air Force, Washington, 1965

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 1, Item: 60
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 3, Item 60
Scope and Contents "By direction of the President, each of the following cadets, graduates of the United States Air Force Academy Class of 1965, is appointed second lieutenant in the Regular Air Force, effective 9 June 1965…," dated May 27, 1965

Invitation from House Majority Leader, Jim Wright, to attend a Farewell Party for Lt. General Tom Stafford, former Apollo 10 Astronaut and Deputy Chief of Staff for R&D at the time , September 27, 1979

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 3, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 5, Item 1
Scope and Contents "Bridges was General Stafford'’s Aide at this time and planned this party for him."

Congratulations letter and Certificate of Appreciation from President Bill Clinton on Bridges' retirement from the United States Air Force, March 12, 1996

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 3, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 5, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Congratulations letter from Secretary of the Air Force, Sheila Widnall on Bridges' retirement from the United States Air Force, 1996

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 3, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 5, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

The Distinguished Service Medal Certificate and Citation presented on Bridges' retirement from the United States Air Force, 1996

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 3, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 5, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Citation for the David Packard Excellence in Acquisition Award for the Centralized Request For Proposal Support Team, Certificate and Honorary Membership Certificate, May 3, 1996

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 3, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, FIle 5, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Signed banner, napkins and plates from Bridges' retirement party from the USAF, June 1996

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 3, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 5, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

Pamphlets and miscellaneous items, Edwards AFB wives' visit to the B-2 facility in Palmdale, CA, May 30, 1992

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 3, Item: 7
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 5, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.

USAF Test Pilot School Graduation Program, Class 92A, (Bridges was Commander at the time), December 12, 1992

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 3, Item: 8
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 6, File 5, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Includes various items from throughout Bridges' career. They have been retained in their original binders and order within each. Some of the items include photographs and speaking notes for a variety of activities during assignments after returning to the Air Force from NASA; letters of appointment, applications, certificates, awards, Purdue Honorary Doctorate Album and various mementos and articles from throughout Bridges' career.