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Date: 1917-04 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Navy recruits at Newport, boarding a train destined for the Brooklyn Navy Yard. The printed caption indicates that they had had only eight...

Date: 1943-04 after

Description: Navy personnel sitting at typewriters wearing headphone learning code, probably during World War II. The sailors are in an auditorium or gymnasium, possib...

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: A portrait of Lewis Arms at the age of 17 wearing his Navy uniform. There is an inscription that reads, "To Mom & Pop Berry with Love", referring to his ne...

Date: 1944-11-23 before

Description: Front cover of "The Badger," official newspaper of the U.S.S. Wisconsin, with a Thanksgiving dinner menu set against an outline in red ink of a larg...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A view of two groups of sailors during artillery practice at the United States Navy Camp Wissahickon.

Date: 1944-07-12 

Description: Mizell "Whitey" Platt, left, and Walter Millies, right, who were members of the Madison Blues, in the Three-I League, later part of the Great Lakes Bluejac...

Date: 1943-08-11 

Description: Crew of four aboard a Higgins boat, also known as a LCVP, which stands for "Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel." Their names, left to right, are Fireman 1st...

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Description: Several groups of Naval students operate radios while an officer looks on at the U.S. Naval Training School (Radio).

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A row of sailors stand in the barracks by their belongings for a clothing inspection. An officer stands on the left.

Date: 1944-01-02 

Description: Seaman First Class Thomas Veater (shirtless) of Louzerne, Pennsylvania, on a LST (Landing Ship, Tank) after the landing at Saidor, New Guinea (present day...

Date: 1944-12-26 

Description: Commander Leslie K. Pollard and six honor students from the U.S. Naval Training School (Radio), Division #40, University of Wisconsin-Madison, pose for a g...

Date: 1921 

Description: Two seamen, Matt Peasley (played by Thomas Meighan) and Murphy (Hugh Cameron), stand in a San Francisco street with their seabags at their feet in a public...

Date: 1942 

Description: Treasury Design No. 14, "Merchant Marine." The poster features four sailors operating heavy ship artillery. In the bottom right corner it reads: "At least...

Photograph

Robert Doyle

Date: 1945 

Description: Robert Doyle, Journal war correspondent, took his wire recorder aboard the battleship Wisconsin while it was part of Admiral Halsey's 3rd fleet off...

Date: 1947-03-01 

Description: Seven Madison men, Naval Reserves, left for New York to ship aboard the USS Wisconsin on a two week training cruise. Left to right seated: Richard M. Byom...

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Description: A lithograph of 100 Union Army and Navy officers and Abraham Lincoln.

Date: 1946 

Description: A view of the ship upon which Lewis Arms traveled home after World War II. Arms does not appear in this image.

Photograph

Coast Guard Station

Date: 1915 after

Description: Six Coastguardsmen pose with an officer on the shore at the Coast Guard Station at Baileys Harbor. The men are identified as (left to right) Reinhart Hicke...

Photograph

Richard Botham

Date: 1945-02-08 

Description: Navy Apprentice Second Class Richard J. Botham, 19-year-old son of Richard G. and Kathryn Botham, 1903 Rowley Avenue.

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Description: A crewman on a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier signals to the pilot of an incoming U.S. Marine Corps CH-34 Choctaw helicopter. The landing was photographed by M...

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