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Photograph of the Rear Control Car of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of the Rear Control Car of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of the Rear Control Car of a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters... more

Demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's Apron Stretcher

Demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's Apron Stretcher

This is a photograph of a demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's apron stretcher. It shows four sailors on deck, carrying a fifth sailor on the apron stretcher. This style stretcher was commonly used in the t... more

Demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's Apron Stretcher

Demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's Apron Stretcher

This is a photograph of a demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's apron stretcher. It shows four sailors on deck, carrying a fifth sailor on the apron stretcher. This style stretcher was commonly used in the t... more

Demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's Apron Stretcher

Demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's Apron Stretcher

This is a photograph of a demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's apron stretcher. It shows four sailors on deck, carrying a fifth sailor on the apron stretcher. This style stretcher was commonly used in the t... more

Demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's Apron Stretcher

Demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's Apron Stretcher

This is a photograph of a demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's apron stretcher. It shows four sailors on deck, carrying a fifth sailor on the apron stretcher. This style stretcher was commonly used in the t... more

Demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's Apron Stretcher

Demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's Apron Stretcher

This is a photograph of a demonstration of Surgeon George Lung's apron stretcher. It shows four sailors on deck, carrying a fifth sailor on the apron stretcher. This style stretcher was commonly used in the t... more

Monthly Progress Photo, Addition Building 131 for Latrine Dry Dock 4, Sailor's Part, Looking Northwest

Monthly Progress Photo, Addition Building 131 for Latrine Dry Dock 4, ...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

American Soldier

American Soldier

Local Accession Number: PC 141..Description: Patriotic postcard from World War I. Caption reads: "Our Jackie's 'Every inch a sailor.' "..Photographer: Unknown..Source: Janet B. Downs..Size: 5x3..Medium: Print, ... more

American Soldier

American Soldier

Local Accession Number: PC 141..Description: Patriotic postcard from World War I. Caption reads: "Our Jackie's 'Every inch a sailor.' "..Photographer: Unknown..Source: Janet B. Downs..Size: 5x3..Medium: Print, ... more

Bakery aboard U.S.S "Melville" Queenstown, Ireland

Bakery aboard U.S.S "Melville" Queenstown, Ireland

British Photographs of World War I

American Soldier

American Soldier

Local Accession Number: PC 141..Description: Patriotic postcard from World War I. Caption reads: "Our Jackie's 'Every inch a sailor.' "..Photographer: Unknown..Source: Janet B. Downs..Size: 5x3..Medium: Print, ... more

Ceremonies - Illinois thru Massachusetts - War celebrations. Red Cross section, Sailor Band, Parade, Peoria, Ill

Ceremonies - Illinois thru Massachusetts - War celebrations. Red Cross...

Photographer: Bert C. Powers, Peoria, Ill. Ceremonies - Illinois thru Massachusetts

Ceremonies - Illinois - War Celebrations. Sailor Band Parade, Peoria, Ill

Ceremonies - Illinois - War Celebrations. Sailor Band Parade, Peoria, ...

Photographer: Bert C. Powers, Peoria, Ill. Ceremonies - Illinois

American Red Cross - Canteens - American Red Cross Canteen at Gare D'Orleans (Austerlitz) known officially as L.O.C. Canteen #7, Paris has just recently welcomed our sailor boys who are here on leave, and they always enjoy Red Cross at meal time

American Red Cross - Canteens - American Red Cross Canteen at Gare D'O...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Canteens

American Library Association - European - French - Miss Milbourn, Librarian at Lavenay Hospital and a sailor from U.S.S. Kerowlee, who has come to select books for his ship. St. Nazaire, France

American Library Association - European - French - Miss Milbourn, Libr...

Photographer: American Library Association American Library Association - European - French

Ceremonies - Illinois - War Celebrations. Section of Sailor Band Parade, Peoria, Illinois

Ceremonies - Illinois - War Celebrations. Section of Sailor Band Parad...

Photographer: Bert C. Powers, Peoria, Ill. Ceremonies - Illinois

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Miscellaneous - This vacuum cleaner, operated in front of the New York Public Library reaped in Red Cross contributions May 25, 1917. So great was the eagerness of the people to have their coins taken in by the cleaner that the bag inside the vacuum cleaner had to be emptied several times. The workers from left to right are: Miss Edith Van Tine and Mignon McGibney holding the tube. The soldier and sailor with the aid of their megaphones are urging the people to hand in their contributions fast besides explaining to them this novel idea

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Miscellaneous - This vacuum cl...

Date Taken: 5/25/1918 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Miscellaneous

Colleges and Universities - Fordham University - Head field mass offered for soldier and sailor dead

Colleges and Universities - Fordham University - Head field mass offer...

Original Caption: Head field mass offered for soldier and sailor dead. A solemn requiem field mass was offered on the campus of Fordham University, New York, for American and French soldiers and sailors who ha... more

Ceremonies - Illinois - War Celebrations. Sailor Band Parade, Peoria, Ill

Ceremonies - Illinois - War Celebrations. Sailor Band Parade, Peoria, ...

Photographer: Bert C. Powers, Peoria, Ill. Ceremonies - Illinois

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - Miscellaneous Ceremonies - Plants memorial tree for sailor son.  Mrs. Louis Boez planting a memorial tree for her son, Louis, a gunner, who lost his life on the Ticonderoga

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - Miscellaneous Ceremonies - Plants m...

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - Miscellaneous Ceremonies

Decorations - Presentations - By Foreign Governments - Pal Moore decorated by Prince Albert. Pal Moore who was decorated by Prince Albert for his victory over Jimmy Wilde, the two inserts show the two sides of the medal won by the U.S. sailor just returned from abroad

Decorations - Presentations - By Foreign Governments - Pal Moore decor...

Photographer: International Film Service Decorations - Presentations - By Foreign Governments

Ceremonies - Illinois - War Celebrations. Red Cross Section, Sailor Band Parade, Peoria, Ill

Ceremonies - Illinois - War Celebrations. Red Cross Section, Sailor Ba...

Photographer: Bert C. Powers, Peoria, Ill. Ceremonies - Illinois

American Red Cross - Miscellaneous - Gillespie munitions plant disaster. Member of Women's Motor Corps and a sailor wearing masks while they were assisting in taking the people who were injured in the T.A. Gillespie Co. Plant disaster at South Amboy, N.J., to the hospital

American Red Cross - Miscellaneous - Gillespie munitions plant disaste...

Date Taken: 10/5/1918 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood American Red Cross - Miscellaneous

Ceremonies and Parades - Daughters of Veterans remember sailor dead.  The launching of a floral ship by the Daughters of Veterans on May 19, 1918, in memory of the sailors who have lost their lives in U.S. service.  The ceremony took place at the pier at 129th Street and North River, New York

Ceremonies and Parades - Daughters of Veterans remember sailor dead. ...

Date Taken: 1918. - Photographer: Int. Film Ser. © Ceremonies and Parades

Colleges and Universities - Fordham University - Head field mass offered for soldier and sailor dead

Colleges and Universities - Fordham University - Head field mass offer...

Original Caption: Head field mass offered for soldier and sailor dead. A solemn requiem field mass was offered on the campus of Fordham University, New York, for American and French soldiers and sailors who ha... more

American Library Association - Dispatch - Enlist your books. In order to obtain reading matter for U.S. soldiers in the cantonments in this country and overseas a "Give a Book Week" campaign was launched by the American Library Association. The American Library Association had put into operation thirty-four libraries in various cantonments. Thousands of books had been purchased and used to fit out the reading places for the men. Appeals had been made by soldiers and saolors to send books and the Library Association requested the public to forward whatever literature it could spare. Photo shows a sailor looking over a case of books at the dispatch office at Hoboken, N.J

American Library Association - Dispatch - Enlist your books. In order ...

Date Taken: 4/0/1918 Photographer: Western Newspaper Union American Library Association - Dispatch

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Independence Day Parade, 1918, New York City. Float describing the transformation of a civilian into a sailor and his activities

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Independence Day Parade, 1918, N...

Date Taken: 7/4/1918 Photographer: Bain News Service Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918

American Red Cross - N thru W - Lieut. John G. Owsley, Passedena, Cal. of the Home Service of American Red Cross writing a letter home for an American sailor in Naval Hospital at Beaucaillou, near Bordeaux

American Red Cross - N thru W - Lieut. John G. Owsley, Passedena, Cal....

Date Taken: 10/0/1918 Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - N thru W

Ceremonies - Illinois - War Celebrations. Band on parade, sailor, at Peoria, Ill

Ceremonies - Illinois - War Celebrations. Band on parade, sailor, at P...

Photographer: Bert C. Powers, Peoria, Ill. Ceremonies - Illinois

Ceremonies and Parades - New York Honors Fallen U.S. heroes.  Sailor from one of the French warships in the harbor receiving floral tributes from people in the "Hero Day" throng in Central Park, New York, to be placed upon the memorial mound in honor of those who laid down their lives on the battlefields in France

Ceremonies and Parades - New York Honors Fallen U.S. heroes. Sailor f...

Date Taken: 1928. - Photographer: Western Newspaper Union Co. N. Y. Ceremonies and Parades

Photograph of Crews Quarters in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Crews Quarters in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Crews Quarters in a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Sub... more

Photograph of Crew Bunks of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Crew Bunks of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Crew Bunks of a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Subject... more

Photograph of a Sailor at the Bow Mooring Post on a Dirigible

Photograph of a Sailor at the Bow Mooring Post on a Dirigible

Original caption: Man in bow mooring post Signal device telephone. Committee Papers

Photograph of Engine Room in a Dirigible

Photograph of Engine Room in a Dirigible

Original caption: Farside Engine Room. Committee Papers

Photograph of Engine Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Engine Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Engine Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Subjec... more

Photograph of a Sailor at the Bow Mooring Post on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of a Sailor at the Bow Mooring Post on a Dirigible, ca. 193...

Original Caption: Photograph of a Sailor at the Bow Mooring Post on a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigib... more

Two Photograph of the Catwalk on the USS Akron, ca. 1933

Two Photograph of the Catwalk on the USS Akron, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Two Photograph of the Catwalk on the USS Akron, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...... more

Photograph of Tractor Pulling Grader on New Road Near Sailor Lake Camp

Photograph of Tractor Pulling Grader on New Road Near Sailor Lake Camp

Original caption: Tractor Pulling grader on new road near Sailor Lake Camp. Historic Photographs

[Sailor looking out of a port hole] [Sarra]

[Sailor looking out of a port hole] [Sarra]

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

Avenge December 7 [Bernard Perlin]

Avenge December 7 [Bernard Perlin]

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

"COME ON SAILOR, YOU'RE JUST IN TIME!!"

"COME ON SAILOR, YOU'RE JUST IN TIME!!"

Recruitment of blacks in the coast guard - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

Photograph of Campers at Sailor Lake Campground

Photograph of Campers at Sailor Lake Campground

Original caption: Campers, Sailor Lake Campground. Historic Photographs

Photograph of Sailor Lake

Photograph of Sailor Lake

Original caption: Sailor Lake. Historic Photographs

Governor of Colorado, The Honorable Bill Owens (R-CO) signs a proclamation, flanked by US Navy (USN) Sailor, marking the beginning of Navy Week 2006. Navy Week Denver is one of 20 such weeks, planned this year in cities throughout the country arranged by the Navy Office of Community Outreach

Governor of Colorado, The Honorable Bill Owens (R-CO) signs a proclama...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Denver State: Colorado (CO) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Janine T. Deneault, USN Release Status: Released ... more

A sailor suffering from a collapsed lung is hoisted aboard an HH-53 Super Jolly helicopter from the helicopter pad of the frigate USS WHIPPLE (FF 1062). The US Air Force helicopter will transport him to a medical facility on shore

A sailor suffering from a collapsed lung is hoisted aboard an HH-53 Su...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippine Sea Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Martin Cavazos Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A U.S. sailor paints the outside of a building as part of a community relations program during exercise Unitas XX

A U.S. sailor paints the outside of a building as part of a community ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: UNITAS XX Base: Valparaiso Country: Chile (CHL) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 K. Brewer Release Status: Released to Public Comb... more

A U.S. sailor photographs local architecture while on liberty during exercise Unitas XX

A U.S. sailor photographs local architecture while on liberty during e...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: UNITAS XX Base: Montevideo Country: Uruguay (URY) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 J. Vinson Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

A U.S. sailor participates in a soccer match with Argentine locals during exercise Unitas XX

A U.S. sailor participates in a soccer match with Argentine locals dur...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: UNITAS XX Base: Puerto Belgrano Country: Argentina (ARG) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN R. Maxwell Release Status: Released to ... more

A sailor swing, out over the water, in a boatswains chair, during a highline personnel transfer from the guided missile destroyer USS KING (DDG-41), to the destroyer USS ARTHUR W. RADFORD (DD-968). The ships are participating in exercise Unitas XXI

A sailor swing, out over the water, in a boatswains chair, during a hi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: UNITAS XXI Country: Atlantic Ocean (AOC) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military ... more

Crewmen aboard the destroyer USS ARTHUR W. RADFORD (DD-968) help a sailor from a boatswain's chair after his transfer by highline from the guided missile destroyer USS KING (DDG-41). The ships are taking part in exercise Unitas XXI

Crewmen aboard the destroyer USS ARTHUR W. RADFORD (DD-968) help a sai...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: UNITAS XXI Country: Atlantic Ocean (AOC) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military ... more

A sailor is transferred by highline from the guided missile destroyer USS KING (DDG-41), to the destroyer USS ARTHUR W. RADFORD (DD-968) during exercise Unitas XXI

A sailor is transferred by highline from the guided missile destroyer ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: UNITAS XXI Country: Atlantic Ocean (AOC) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military ... more

A sailor aboard the destroyer USS RADFORD (DD 968) enjoys a sandwich at a picnic lunch prepared for the crew during exercise Unitas XXI

A sailor aboard the destroyer USS RADFORD (DD 968) enjoys a sandwich a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: UNITAS XXI Base: USS Arthur W Radford (DD 968) Country: Atlantic Ocean (AOC) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: ... more

A dependent wife holds her child while waiting to greet her husband, a sailor returning from an Indian Ocean deployment aboard the aircraft carrier USS MIDWAY (CV 41)

A dependent wife holds her child while waiting to greet her husband, a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Station, Subic Bay State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: PHC Ken George Release Status: Released to Public Combin... more

The tattooed forearm of a sailor assigned to the Naval Training Center, Recruit Training Command

The tattooed forearm of a sailor assigned to the Naval Training Center...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Diego State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Terry C. Mitchell Release Status: Released t... more

A female sailor wear a Mark IV, decontamination gear mask

A female sailor wear a Mark IV, decontamination gear mask

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

United Services Organization Director Salvador C. Pena presents the trophy for outstanding sailor in the Philippines to MASTER-at-Arms 1ST Class Larry Knapp. With MA1 Knapp is RADM Lee Levenson. The presentation is being made during the annual USO SIx-Star Salute at the U.S. Embassy

United Services Organization Director Salvador C. Pena presents the tr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Manila Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: JO1 Lewis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

United Services Organization Director Salvador C. Pena presents the trophy for outstanding sailor in the Philippines to MASTER-at-Arms 1ST Class Larry Knapp. With MA1 Knapp is RADM Lee Levenson. The presentation is being made during the annual USO Six-Star Salute at the U.S. Embassy

United Services Organization Director Salvador C. Pena presents the tr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Manila Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: JO1 Lewis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Naval Post Graduate School. Religious Programs SPECIALIST 2nd Class Regina L. Bingham, the CHIEF of Naval Education and Training Sailor of the Year, poses at her office

Naval Post Graduate School. Religious Programs SPECIALIST 2nd Class Re...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Monterey State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: JO1 John Haley Scott Release Status: Released to ... more

Naval Post Graduate School. Religious Programs SPECIALIST 2nd Class Regina L. Bingham, the CHIEF of Naval Education and Training Sailor of the Year, poses at her desk

Naval Post Graduate School. Religious Programs SPECIALIST 2nd Class Re...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Monterey State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: JO1 John Haley Scott Release Status: Released to ... more

Naval Post Graduate School. Religious Programs SPECIALIST 2nd Class Regina L. Bingham, the CHIEF of Naval Education and Training Sailor of the Year, poses at her desk

Naval Post Graduate School. Religious Programs SPECIALIST 2nd Class Re...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Monterey State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: JO1 John Haley Scott Release Status: Released to ... more

Naval Post Graduate School. Religious Programs SPECIALIST 2nd Class Regina L. Bingham, the CHIEF of Naval Education and Training Sailor of the Year, poses at her office

Naval Post Graduate School. Religious Programs SPECIALIST 2nd Class Re...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Monterey State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: JO1 John Haley Scott Release Status: Released to ... more

A French sailor watches a soccer match while on a visit

A French sailor watches a soccer match while on a visit

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Senegal (SEN) Scene Camera Operator: JO1 P. M. Callaghan Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A U.S. sailor examines a dockside display of hand-carved merchandise while on a goodwill visit

A U.S. sailor examines a dockside display of hand-carved merchandise w...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Dakar Country: Senegal (SEN) Scene Camera Operator: JO1 P. M. Callaghan Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Phot... more

COL S.F. Shea, commanding officer, center, cuts the cake with the aid of the oldest and youngest sailor aboard the air station during the 206th Marine Corps birthday ball

COL S.F. Shea, commanding officer, center, cuts the cake with the aid ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Marine Corps Air Station,Iwakuni Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT D.C. Deans Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military ... more

PH1 DeWayne Smith Persian Gulf....A sailor relaxes in the sun on the helicopter pad of the barge Wimbrown 7. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PH1 DeWayne Smith Persian Gulf....A sailor relaxes in the sun on the h...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

JOSN Andrew Marsh Persian Gulf....Adm. William J. Crowe, chairman, Joint Chiefs of STAFF, presents a medal to a sailor during a ceremony held in conjunction with a press conference aboard the miscellaneous command ship USS Coronado (AGF-11). OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

JOSN Andrew Marsh Persian Gulf....Adm. William J. Crowe, chairman, Joi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Portsmouth, Va....A sailor works on a telephone switch box aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69) while the ship is undergoing a six-month selected restricted availability at Norfolk Naval Shipyard. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

Portsmouth, Va....A sailor works on a telephone switch box aboard the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

PHCS Ron Bayles ....PETTY Officer 1ST Class Evans of Patrol Squadron 47 (VP-47) reviews a map with another sailor. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PHCS Ron Bayles ....PETTY Officer 1ST Class Evans of Patrol Squadron 4...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A sailor checks to see that a candidate is securely strapped into an ejection seat simulator at Aviation Officer Candidate School

A sailor checks to see that a candidate is securely strapped into an e...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Pensacola State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: JO1 Jim Bryant Release Status: R... more

PHC Chet King ....A sailor operates a radio from the driver's seat of a LARC-5 amphibious cargo carrier during an amphibious exercise. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PHC Chet King ....A sailor operates a radio from the driver's seat of ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

PH1 (AC) Scott M. Allen Virginia....A Soviet sailor tries on a straw hat during the visit of the Slava class guided missile cruiser Marshal Ustinov (CG-088), the Sovremenny class guided missile destroyer Otlichnyy (DDG-434) and the oiler Genrikh Gasanov. They are making the first-ever Soviet naval visit to a U.S. military port. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PH1 (AC) Scott M. Allen Virginia....A Soviet sailor tries on a straw h...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

PHCS Ron Bayles ....Personnelman 2nd Class Pearson of Patrol Squadron 47 (VP-47) counsels another sailor. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PHCS Ron Bayles ....Personnelman 2nd Class Pearson of Patrol Squadron ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

PHAA Richard D. Byrd Naval Station, Charleston, S.C....A sailor salutes as a U.S. Navy color guard passes by during ceremonies marking the decommissioning of the frigate USS Brumby (FF-1044) and the guided missile frigate USS Richard L. Page (FFG-5) and their transfer to the Pakistani navy. The ships are being recommissioned as the PNS Harbah (F-266) and PNS Tabuk (D-159), respectively. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PHAA Richard D. Byrd Naval Station, Charleston, S.C....A sailor salute...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

PH2 Jeff Elliott Pascagoula, Miss....A sailor videotapes the recommissioning ceremony for the battleship USS Wisconsin (BB-64). OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PH2 Jeff Elliott Pascagoula, Miss....A sailor videotapes the recommiss...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Assistant Secretary of the Navy John S. Herrington speaks to a sailor during a ship's tour

Assistant Secretary of the Navy John S. Herrington speaks to a sailor ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Cubi Point State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 David C. Maclean Release Status: Released to Pu... more

A sailor from the replenishment oiler USS KANSAS CITY (AOR-3) greets his wife and baby upon his arrival in port

A sailor from the replenishment oiler USS KANSAS CITY (AOR-3) greets h...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Alameda State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: George Champagne Release Status... more

A sailor from the replenishment oiler USS KANSAS CITY (AOR-3) greets his family upon his arrival in port

A sailor from the replenishment oiler USS KANSAS CITY (AOR-3) greets h...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Alameda State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: George Champagne Release Status... more

A sailor and a Marine monitor equipment in the media center aboard the amphibious assault ship USS NASSAU (LHA-4)

A sailor and a Marine monitor equipment in the media center aboard the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Atlantic Ocean (AOC) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A sailor shops at one of the many shops available during a port visit

A sailor shops at one of the many shops available during a port visit

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Casablanca Country: Morocco (MAR) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Douglass P. Tesner Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digi... more

A U.S. sailor sits on the side of a utility landing craft approaching the pier. The LCU is being used to assist in the evacuation of approximately 600 Americans and third nation personnel from Beirut

A U.S. sailor sits on the side of a utility landing craft approaching ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Juniyah Country: Lebanon (LBN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A sailor sits on the side of a utility landing craft approaching the pier. The LCU is being used to assist in the evacuation of approximately 600 Americans and third nation personnel from Beirut

A sailor sits on the side of a utility landing craft approaching the p...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Juniyah Country: Lebanon (LBN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A U.S. sailor carries a child aboard a utility landing craft, for his transfer to U.S. Navy amphibious ship. Approximately 600 Americans and third nation personnel are being evacuated from Beirut to Larnaca, Cyprus

A U.S. sailor carries a child aboard a utility landing craft, for his ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Juniyah Country: Lebanon (LBN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A sailor aboard a utility landing craft stands by ready to assist during the evacuation of Americans and third nation personnel. Approximately 600 people are being transported to Larnaca, Cyprus, from Beirut

A sailor aboard a utility landing craft stands by ready to assist duri...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Juniyah Country: Lebanon (LBN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A Marine and a sailor from Marine Corps Air Station, Kaneohe, visit Fort Dressey at Waikiki Beach

A Marine and a sailor from Marine Corps Air Station, Kaneohe, visit Fo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Oahu State: Hawaii (HI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Brown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... more

Operations SPECIALIST 3rd Class Jose Acosta, left, and Quartermaster 2nd Class Henry Torres, right, plot positions of Unitas XXXII '82 ships, as a Chilean sailor observes while visiting aboard the destroyer USS O'BANNON (DD-987)

Operations SPECIALIST 3rd Class Jose Acosta, left, and Quartermaster 2...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: UNITAS XXXII '82 Country: Chile (CHL) Scene Camera Operator: JO1 Gary Miller Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mili... more

A Mexican sailor stands at attention holding his country's colors, during a ceremony for the transfer of the destroyers USS VOGELGESANG (DD-862) and STEINEKER (DD-863) to the Mexican Navy

A Mexican sailor stands at attention holding his country's colors, dur...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Newport State: Rhode Island (RI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Clark Release Status: Released to Public Combine... more

A sailor spends some off-duty time skiing down the base's bunny slope

A sailor spends some off-duty time skiing down the base's bunny slope

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Brunswick State: Maine (ME) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Giusti Release Status: Released to... more

Chief Boatswains Mate William A. Sawyer and his Mexican counterpart watch a Mexican sailor paint out the destroyer USS VOGELGESANG'S (DD-862) name, as the ship is prepared for transfer to the Mexican navy

Chief Boatswains Mate William A. Sawyer and his Mexican counterpart wa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Newport State: Rhode Island (RI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Clark Release Status: Released to Public Combine... more

A sailor spends some off-duty time skiing down the base's bunny slope

A sailor spends some off-duty time skiing down the base's bunny slope

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Brunswick State: Maine (ME) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Joc James R. Giusti Release Status... more

A sailor displays a fish he just caught in the lagoon during his off-duty time

A sailor displays a fish he just caught in the lagoon during his off-d...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Nav Sup Activity, Diego Garcia Country: British Indian Ocean Territory (IOT) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

A view of a 7th Fleet sailor as he tries his skills at parasailing

A view of a 7th Fleet sailor as he tries his skills at parasailing

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pattaya Beach Country: Thailand (THA) Scene Camera Operator: Ph2 Paul Soutar Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital... more

A sailor looks out at the water from a patio deck

A sailor looks out at the water from a patio deck

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Nav Sup Activity, Diego Garcia Country: British Indian Ocean Territory (IOT) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Frazier Release Status: Released to Publi... more

A sailor takes a picture of the remains of a PBY Catalina aircraft on a beach near the naval support activity

A sailor takes a picture of the remains of a PBY Catalina aircraft on ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Nav Sup Activity, Diego Garcia Country: British Indian Ocean Territory (IOT) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Frazier Release Status: Released to Publi... more

A sailor walks toward the exchange, nicknamed "The Island Trading Post."

A sailor walks toward the exchange, nicknamed "The Island Trading Post...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Nav Sup Activity, Diego Garcia Country: British Indian Ocean Territory (IOT) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Frazier Release Status: Released to Publi... more

A crewman prepares to spread the ashes of a deceased sailor over the water during a burial at sea ceremony aboard the amphibious assault ship USS NASSAU (LHA 4)

A crewman prepares to spread the ashes of a deceased sailor over the w...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Nassau (LHA 4) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A sailor uses a head-set to relay depth information to the bridge, as the salvage ship USS BOLSTER (ARS 38) approaches a reef near Meyit Island

A sailor uses a head-set to relay depth information to the bridge, as ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Bolster (ARS 38) Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: CWO 4 Walt Hamler Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military S... more

A sailor drives an MD-3A tow tractor across the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN-69)

A sailor drives an MD-3A tow tractor across the nuclear-powered aircra...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Steven C. Hurd Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A sailor swabs the deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN-69)

A sailor swabs the deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DW...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A sailor operates an intelligence console aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

A sailor operates an intelligence console aboard the nuclear-powered a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Dwight D Eisenhower (CVN 69) Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: Walsworth Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... more

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