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Cadets training in a pool
Description: Painting, Oil on Board; by Don Freeman; C. 1943; Framed Dimensions 40H X 46W
Accession #: 88-159-EH as a Gift of Abbot Laboratories
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How to abandon ship is part of every seafaring man's knowledge. So, at naval aviation pre-flight schools, cadets get some elementary instruction in how to handle themselves on the end of a rope, and in boarding an inflated rubber raft in the water.

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Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
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