Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

Busy Hands

A group of WAVEs and sailors work on a plane part
Description: Painting, Gouache; by Howard Baer; 1943; Framed Dimensions 31H X 33W
Accession #: 88-159-R as a Gift of Abbott Laboratories
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With drill and punch, Navy WAVES repair the engine cowlings of airplanes. They work in the hangar side by side with naval mechanics, taking grease and dirt in stride.

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  • World War II 1939-1945
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