Collection Photo #UA 570.04.01 - Richard Wilson posing with palm tree as a sailor.
Photographs of the Naval career of Richard Wilson during WWII. Images include personal snapshots & US Navy photos. US Navy photos consist of Pacific Campaigns: bombing of Makin Island, Tarawa, Eniwetok, Attu, Kwajalein, bombing of Roi, Marcus Island, bombing of Mille Airstrip, and USS Saratoga (CV-3) w/ crew. Personal photos include: Richard Wilson, family, friends / pals, Naval Auxiliary Air Station (NAAS) Cecil Field & Kobler Field in Saipan, graduation Naval Training Station: San Diego, 1941