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S-121-O.02 Rear Admiral Clifford Van Hook Photo Collection

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Title: S-121-O.002 Rear Admiral Clifford Van Hook Photo Collection
 
Caption: Inspection of US Naval Base Corinto, Nicaragua by President Somoza of Nicaragua, June 1943.

 
 
Description: Approximately 350 black and white photos and 1 newspaper clipping scrapbook related to the service of Rear Admiral Clifford Van Hook. Focus is on his service as Commander, 15th Naval District (Canal Zone) 1942-1943 and Commander Seventh Fleet Staff 1944-1945. A significant portion of the collection deals with the visits of US and foreign officials to the Canal Zone. Some prints are press photos and may have copyright restrictions.
 
Accession #: S-121
Catalog #: S-121-O.002
Donor: RADM Clifford Van Hook
Original Date: 1943-06-05
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Topic
  • Places--Foreign
Document Type
  • Photograph
Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
File Formats
  • Image (gif, jpg, tiff)
Location of Archival Materials
  • NHHC