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War-time scenes aboard an aircraft carrier.

Image ID: 834776

War-time scenes aboard an aircraft carrier. (1942)

Image Details

Image Title

:  War-time scenes aboard an aircraft carrier.

Creator

: United States. Navy -- Sponsor

Depicted Date

: 1942

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 19.7 x 24.8 cm.

Notes

: 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 ....
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Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Burial customs at sea

Source Description

: 1 folder (6 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC BURI-SEA

Digital ID

: 834776

Record ID

: 1044425

Digital Item Published

: 8-2-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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