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Admiral William H.P. Blandy, USN (Retired), (1890-1954)
Views taken, 1946 to 1950

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Photo #: NH 104771

Operation Crossroads, 12 August 1946


Observing Party on board motor gunboat, PGM 29.
Present: (left to right)
Mr. Keith Wheeler, Chicago Times;
Mr. Andre Lebarthe, France; (hidden from view);
Vice Admiral William H. P. Blandy, USN;
Major General W. E. Kepner, USAAF; and
Captain Fitzhugh Lee, USN

Official U.S. Navy Photograph Naval History and Heritage Command collection

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Photo #: NH 48257

Chiefs of the Bureau of Ordnance, 22 May 1947


Front row: (left to right)
Fleet Admiral William D. Leahy, USN;
Admiral Joseph Strauss, USN (Retired);
Admiral Claude C. Bloch, USN (Retired); and
Vice Admiral George F. Hussey, Jr., USN;

Back row: (left to right)
Admiral Harold R. Stark, USN (Retired);
Rear Admiral William R. Furlong, USN (Retired);
Admiral William H. P. Blandy, USN; and
Rear Admiral Malcom F. Schoeffel, USN

U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph

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Photo #: NH 104772

Admiral William H. P. Blandy, USN


Pictured in a Sikorsky Helicopter. The photograph is dated 10 February 1947.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph Naval History and Heritage Command collection

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Photo #: NH 58260

Admiral William H. P. Blandy, USN


Admiral Blandy and his family watch the Army and Navy Football Game at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 29 November 1947. Army won 20 to 0.

U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph

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Photo #: NH 62099

Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz's Farewell Party


Admiral William H. P. Blandy, USN, chats with Under Secretary of the Navy W. John Kenney at Secretary of the Navy John L. Sullivan's Farewell Party for Fleet Admiral Nimitz, who was retiring as Chief of Naval Operations in Washington, D.C., 3 December 1947.

U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph

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Photo #: NH 104773

Caribbean Fleet Maneuvers, circa 1948


The tactical training exercises involved ships, aircraft, and submarines of the Atlantic Fleet and spearheaded attacks on Vieques Island.
Present: (left to right)
Admiral William H. P. Blandy, USN,
(Commander in Chief, Atlantic Fleet);
Secretary of the Navy John L. Sullivan;
Secretary of the Air Force Stuart Symington; and
Secretary of the Army Kenneth C. Royall
The photograph is dated 19 February 1948.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph Naval History and Heritage Command collection

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Photo #: NH 104774

Admiral William H. P. Blandy, USN


Admiral Blandy, while Commander in Chief, Atlantic Fleet, is at the helm of USS LST-1154. QM2 M. J. Barret, Jr., USN, stands by his station. Photograph is dated 20 June 1949.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph Naval History and Heritage Command collection

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Photo #: NH 104775

Admiral William H. P. Blandy, USN


Attending a meal with guests at the Bachelor Officers Club at Dahlgren, Virginia.

Collection of George L. Dant.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph Naval History and Heritage Command collection

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Photo #: NH 104776

Eleventh Anniversary Dinner of the Overseas Press Club of America


The Anniversary Dinner was held at the at Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City, New York, 3 March 1950. The following personnel are as follows from left to right:
General F. Bradley, USA (Retired);
Vice Admiral John D. Price, USN,
(Vice Chief of Naval Operations); and
Admiral William H. P. Blandy, USN (Retired).

Official U.S. Navy Photograph Naval History and Heritage Command collection

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