(photo courtesy of D.M. Hall)

Coxswain Duncan M. Hall


(photo courtesy of D.M. Hall)

Seaman 1/c Don F. Roban


(photo courtesy of R. J. Brown, Jr.)

RM2/c Rainey J. Brown, Jr.


(Photo courtesy of W.J. Smuda)

GM3/c William J. Smuda, home on leave (circa winter of 1944-1945)


(Photo courtesy of W.J. Smuda)

GM2/c Matthew J. Ruszkowski (nicknamed "Flattop") and GM3/c Bill Smuda aboard the USS New York (BB-34).
While the USS Davenport (PF-69) was in Norfolk, Virginia during April 4-17, 1945, some of their gunners (including these two)
were sent over to the battleship USS New York for training.

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