"Richards in Gas Tank Boat" on the Beach at Owi Island, NEI

Title

"Richards in Gas Tank Boat" on the Beach at Owi Island, NEI

Subject

Photo (personal)

Description

One black and white photo of, according to the hand-written caption, "Richards in [a] gas tank boat, on Owi Island, NEI. Gas tank boats, made from the spent ejectable fuel tanks of several aircraft, were common in American camps. The one in which Richards is sitting is visible named "Ken's Men." There is also illegible writing on the side of the boat.

Creator

Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor

Source

Gordon F. Bavor Collection

Date

1944-1945

Contributor

Betty Bavor

Format

jpg

Type

Image

Original Format

Photo

Physical Dimensions

1242 × 1557 px

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