From the Berkshire Eagle, 16 Oct 1958, Elenas half sibling
Thursday. Oct. 16, 19.S3 two in With the Colors . . , , , pointment of two Coune l e c t n c i a n s mate N a v a l Air Technical 1 David E. Whiting, aviation electrician's electrician's mate airman, USN. son of Mr. and Mrs. Myron J. Whiting of 15 Mountain View Dr., graduated graduated recently from the aviation ter, Jacksonville. Fla. During the 22-week course, students are trained in the principles of electricity, mathematics and physics, operation of generators, motors, ignition systems and pro- pellers. The l a t t e r part of 1 course includes actual work on v a i r c r a f t .