World War II era WAVES
Occupations - Aerographer's Mates



This page features views of World War II WAVES working as Aerographer's Mates.

More images of World War II era WAVES in aviation-related jobs Occupations - Aviation related


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Photo #: 80-G-K-5797 (Color)

Aerographer's Mate 2nd Class Julia Murray, USNR(W)

Launches a weather balloon from a theodolite platform at Naval Air Station, Santa Ana, California, circa mid-1945. The balloon is used to check wind velocity.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, National Archives collection.

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Photo #: 80-G-K-2929 (Color)

Naval Air Station, Moffett Field, California

WAVE Aerographer's Mate 3rd Class Dorothy J. Baroch stands ready to launch a weather balloon from a theodolite platform, circa 1944-45.
She is wearing a communications headset.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, National Archives collection.

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Photo #: 80-G-150554

WAVES Aerographer's Mates


Pose with a weather balloon, observations notebook and theodolite, circa 1944.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, National Archives collection.

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Photo #: 80-G-K-2930 (Color)

Naval Air Station, Moffett Field, California

WAVE Aergrapher's Mate 2nd Class Ethel E. Helter takes readings from a weather recording instrument, circa 1944-45.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, National Archives collection.

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Photo #: 80-G-150564

WAVE Aerographer's Mate


Working with weather charts, at Naval Air Station, Lakehurst, New Jersey, November 1943.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, National Archives collection.

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Photo #: 80-G-1010880

Enlisted WAVE


Checks a label on a Naval air station weather board, 13 July 1943.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, National Archives collection.

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Photo #: 80-G-K-5488 (Color)

U.S. Naval Air Station, Santa Ana, California

Aerographer's Mate 2nd Class Myrtle Morley checks weather instruments atop the Station Administration building tower, circa June 1945.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, National Archives collection.

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