Collection Photo # UA 468.05.01 "Landing a Bluejacket Battalion"
31 postcards from the early 20th century related to life as a bluejacket. Training, athletics, and life on a ship are the focus of the images. An additional photograph from 1944 is included in the collection. It is a staff photo of "US Navy Advanced Base #69, Bauika, Russell Islands, British Solomon Islands, 1944." All members shown in the photograph are identified on the back. Another photo shows unidentified sailors at a bar in Hawaii during the WWII era.