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[Two Men Holding a Flag, 1942]

Description: Photograph of two male individuals holding a flag with two stars. One individual is wearing a suit and the other is wearing a U.S. Navy officer formal wear. The flag itself has two stars with the numbers "54" and "1776" printed on the flag.
Date: 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Raymond Vaughan]

Description: Photograph of Raymond Vaughan, of the U. S. Navy Seabees, in his military uniform.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Portrait of Zanna H. Pate]

Description: Portrait of Zanna H. Pate, wearing his U.S. Navy uniform, including a hat with "U.S. Navy" across the brim. He is seated and posing with his arms crossed on one knee. His name is written on the back of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

Photo Memories of a Seabee Battalion

Description: Book compiled by the 136th Naval Construction "Seabee" Battalion documenting the history of the group from boot camp in Virginia to various military installations across the U.S. and more permanent postings in Guam and Japan during World War II. There are photographs of various persons and evens as well as an epistolary narrative and lists of names by company at the end of the text.
Date: 1945
Creator: United States. Naval Construction Battalion, 136th.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Honorable Discharge for Raymond Vaughan]

Description: Certificate honorably discharging Raymond Vaughan from the Navy. It reads: "Honorable Discharge from the United States Navy. This is to certify that Raymond Britton Vaughan, a Chief Shipfitter (AA)(T)(CB) is Honorably Discharged from the U.S. Naval Personnel Separation Center, Norman, Oklahoma, and from the Naval Service of the United States this 23rd day of September 1945. This certificate is awarded as a Testimonial of Fidelity and Obedience."
Date: September 23, 1945
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Notice of Separation]

Description: Notice of separation from the U. S. Naval Service for Raymond Vaughan.
Date: September 23, 1945
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[World War II Memories: Mercedes McCaleb]

Description: Autobiographical text describing Mercedes Laverne McCaleb's time in the U.S. Navy during World War II, including her enlistment, training, and assignment to Kansas City, Missouri.
Date: unknown
Creator: McCaleb, Mercedes Laverne
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[World War II Memories: Joe Nation]

Description: Autobiographical text describing Joe Nations' early memories of the 1920s and 1930s, and his time in the military during World War II.
Date: 199u
Creator: Nation, Joseph Beverly
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[U.S. Navy Diving Operations Building]

Description: Photograph of the U.S. Navy Diving Operations building. The three story building is light in color with dark trim. A group of people can be seen leaning on a wall on the second story roof, while a few people can be seen around the bottom floor. The image of an eagle perched on a shield over the words "U.S. Navy" is visible above the middle window of the third story.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Lawrence Harton in His U.S. Navy Uniform]

Description: Black and white portrait of United States Navy sailor Lawrence Harton posing in his uniform, which consists of a white long-sleeved shirt with a flap collar and a sash tied around the neck. The Navy insignia is embroidered on a badge that is attached to Lawrence's sleeve. He is also wearing a sailor's hat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Erath County Veterans Memorial

Description: Photograph of the Erath County Veterans Memorial. It is made of three stones. The largest, middle stone reads: "Erath County honors its veterans of WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Desert Storm and other military actions." The left stone says "Duty, Honor, Country," and the right says "Our men and women of the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard, Merchant Marines." A line of text at the bottom of the memorial declares that it was "Donated by citizens, businesses, and organizations of Erath County."
Date: August 1, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

Navy Unit in Ceremony

Description: Copy photograph a Navy unit at a ceremony. The men stand in several rows in uniform. Elwin Skiles stands in the front row, second from the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

U.S. Navy Band

Description: Photograph of four men standing outside a United States Navy Band car. Two of the men are in Navy uniform. The other two men are wearing suits. A street light can be seen in the background.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

U.S. Navy Band Automobile

Description: Photograph of two men in a United States Navy Band car. The men are in uniform. One of the men is shaking hands with a man standing outside the car. A Montgomery Ward is in the background.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

U.S. Navy Band

Description: Photograph of four men standing outside a United States Navy Band car. Two of the men are in Navy uniform. The other two men are wearing suits. Businesses can be seen in the background.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

U.S. Navy Band

Description: Photograph of two men and a woman standing outside a United States Navy Band car. The woman is wearing a blouse and skirt and is holding a baton. The men are in Navy uniform. Lintz Department Store can be seen in the background.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Portrait of William Clark]

Description: Photograph of William Clark wearing his Navy uniform, posing in a dorm room. Lockers and bunked beds are visible behind him, as well as another, unidentified man.
Date: [1950..1959]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

The History of Destroyers Built in Orange, Texas During W. W. II

Description: This book discusses the naval base in Orange, Texas and shipbuilding activities, particularly focusing on World War II. It includes reprints of relevant newspaper articles, histories of action for ships built at the facility, articles on historical relevance and commemorative events, and information from other documentation.
Date: October 2002
Creator: Orange County Historical Society (Tex.)
Item Type: Book
Partner: Orange County Historical Society