Military Camp Toilet, Shower and Sink
A soldier is standing on the ramp leading to the camp toilet suspended over the water, with a roll of toilet paper sitting on the edge. On the right is a water barrel on a platform with a shower head. Up four wooden steps to a platform is a wash basin on the other side of the water barrel. Towels are on the far right. Trees on the shore offer some privacy. The location is Dreger Harbor on the north coast of New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). Note on the back of the print, "Shower and one holer."
Image ID: 100118
Creation Date: 1944-01-11
Creator Name: Doyle, Robert
Collection Name: Doyle, Robert. Papers : 1935-1974, 1995
Original Format Type: negative, original
Original Format Number: M99-114, box 8, roll 22, neg 2202
Original Dimensions: 2.375 x 2.375 inches
Robert Doyle was a civilian war correspondent for the Milwaukee Journal during World War II, covering the experiences of Wisconsin troops in the 32nd "Red Arrow" Division, an infantry division of the United States Army National Guard. The "Red Arrow" Division consisted mainly of soldiers from Wisconsin and Michigan.
Food industry and trade
Military art and science
World War, 1939-1945
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