Collection photo # 2015.34.01: Richard Glen Muller poses with his camera on the wing of a plane
Don Muller Collection. Approximately 100 photographs from the naval service of Richard Glen Muller, circa World War II, who was possibly a Photographers Mate, according to his family. Primarily loose, uncaptioned, black and white photographs, with several scrapbook pages of photos, a pamphlet in Japanese, a newspaper clipping, a pencil portrait of a man, and a USS Shangri-La (CV-38) newsletter from September 1945. Subjects covered include VBF-3; USS Shangri-La; occupation of Japan showing damaged buildings and daily life after the war; unidentified Pacific Islands; Hawaii; Pasco, WA; ships and aircraft; many photos of sailors and aviators in their daily lives and off duty, as well as Japanese and American civilians, though captioning and identification is very limited.
Naval History and Heritage Command