Collection Photo # UA 571.37.01 - USS Alnitah (AK-127) during WWII
Images from LT. Harry P. Staton while sailing on USS Alnitah (AK-127) during WWII era (1942-1945). Photos include port at Fiji, Guam, New Hebrides (Vanuatu), Tinian (Northern Mariana Islands), Bora Bora (Tahiti), Pago Pago (Samoa), Espirita Santo (Brazil), and Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands). Specific scenes consist of officer's clubs, villages, natives, local buildings, ship's crew, mail call, and groups of buddies / pals. One canine mascot is shown as well.