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S-061 Homer Cole Collection

S-061 Homer Cole Collection
Caption: Collection photo number S-061.01: USS Missouri (BB-11) transits the Panama Canal, 16 July 1915.
Description: 9 photos received from the wife of YNC Homer Harris Cole. Seven views of battleships in the Panama Canal, 15-16 July 1915: USS Missouri (BB-11), USS Wisconsin (BB-9), USS Ohio (BB-12). Also shows detail of the canal itself, including Gatun Locks, Gatun Lake, Cucaracha Slide, Pedro Miguel Locks, Gold Hill, Contractor’s Hill. Two photos of Commander Corydon Wassell with Chinese Air Force students at Kirtland Army Air Force Field, Albuquerque, New Mexico, November 1944. Chinese officers were training to fly B-24 Liberators.
Accession #: S-File
Catalog #: S-061
Donor: Homer Cole
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
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