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PAGE 12
June 22, 1944

CIC showing general installation of large circular plotting board. A sailor stood behind this board and plotted the position of planes in relation to the carrier. He wrote in reverse so it could be properly read from the front side.
SB2C Helldiver encountered trouble when it took off from a carrier somewhere in the Pacific. Pilot and crewman escaped from plane, both men were rescued.

Photo courtesy Harvey Carlisle.

"A" Division ( Catapult and Machine shop)

Photo courtesy James McCune.

 


6th Division Gunners Mates
For names see photo of Gunners Mates ---pictures 6 

 Photo courtesy Paul Leedecke

 

Unknown division.

"S" Division, (storekeepers, yeomen and laundrymen)
Sam Webb middle row left to right #14.
Richard Leach back row left to right #5.

Photo courtesy Sam Webb.

 

Independence air officers.
Aug 25, 1945

Chief Petty Officers.
1944 

Lutheran Chaplain Loraine Failing.

Photo courtesy  of Robert Spinharney.
 
Captain E C Ewen.   

26 July 1944----6 March 1945.
Captain N M Kindell.  

6 March 1945--August 1946.

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