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War-time scenes aboard an aircraft carrier.

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Title
War-time scenes aboard an aircraft carrier.
Names
United States. Navy (Sponsor)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Burial customs at sea

Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BURI-SEA
Topics
Burials at sea
Chaplains, Military
United States. Navy
World War, 1939-1945 -- Casualties
Military funerals
Genres
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: Title from verso. Printed on verso: "Roman Catholic Chaplain R.B. Drinan reads aloud the requiem chant, 'De Profundis', at the memorial service tribute for sailor who was killed in the line of duty by a plane which crashed on the flight deck. The services, conducted on the hangar deck, were attended by officers and enlisted men. Six members of a Torpedo Squadron acted as pallbearers for their departed friend who had been aboard only since February, 1942." "For distribution not before 3 P.M., Thursday, August 20th, 1942."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : b ; 19.7 x 24.8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 2155918
Barcode: 33333159464953
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 072f2e90-c53d-012f-3c38-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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War-time scenes aboard an aircraft carrier.