Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

S-527 John D. Anderson Collection

Collection of 21 oversized photographs related to the WWII naval service of John D. Anderson as a “Boot” Company Commander at Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, IL. The images consist of Great Lakes recruit (“boot”) companies from 1942-1945. CSp John D. Anderson is in most of the photos as Company Commander. Each image includes a company roster with member’s names. Below is a listing of each company with the date. Also included in the collection is a photo of Great Lakes Tenth Regiment during a Captain’s Inspection on 30 September 1944.
Title: John D. Anderson Collection
Description: Collection of 21 oversized photographs related to the WWII naval service of John D. Anderson as a “Boot” Company Commander at Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, IL. The images consist of Great Lakes recruit (“boot”) companies from 1942-1945. CSp John D. Anderson is in most of the photos as Company Commander. Each image includes a company roster with member’s names. Below is a listing of each company with the date. Also included in the collection is a photo of Great Lakes Tenth Regiment during a Captain’s Inspection on 30 September 1944.
Catalog #: S-527
Donor: Mrs. John D. Anderson
Copyright Owner: Naval History & Heritage Command
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Topic
  • Readiness--training and inspection
Document Type
  • Photograph
Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
File Formats
  • Image (gif, jpg, tiff)
Location of Archival Materials