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USMC 530604 Pharmacist's Mate Edward Bykowski, USN

Photo #: USMC 530604  Pharmacist's Mate Edward Bykowski, USN
Title: Pharmacist's Mate Edward Bykowski, USN
Description: Receives a visit from Lieutenant Joshua L. Goldberg, USNR, Jewish Chaplain for the Third Naval District, on 10 February 1943. Bykowski is telling Lt. Goldberg of his rescue after he had been blown overboard from USS Vincennes (CA-44) when she was sunk on 9 August 1942, during the Battle of Savo Island. Both of his legs were broken. Looking on is Lieutenant Commander Ferold D. Lovejoy, USNR (Medical Corps). U.S. Marine Corps Photograph.
Catalog #: USMC 530604
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