• Postcard from Dewitt Zaricor to A. B. Banks

    Zaricor sent this postcard showing naval propaganda "Worth fighting for" to his cousin A. B. Banks. He states that he is still feeling good and that he would like to hear from her. Zaricor enlisted at…

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  • Real picture postcard of Earl Bennett Ragsdale

    Earl Bennett Ragsdale served on the battleship USS Minnesota. The Minnesota served as training ship for gunnery until hit by a German torpedo in 1918. By the time repairs were made, the war was over.…

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  • Photograph of the U.S.S. Nadawaska

    Pvt. Ruby Glenn Blevins of Blount County returned from England in 1919 on the U.S.S. Nadawaska. The ship is painted in a dazzle pattern camofluage. Blevins served in Co. L, 117th Inf. Regt., 30th Div…

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  • Photograph of regimental formation, St. Helena Training Station

    Panoramic photograph shows rows of U.S. Navy sailors and officers standing in formation. Four flag bearers are at formation center. The St. Helena Training Station was located across from the Navy Yar…

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  • Real photo postcard of Seaman Julius Claude Marlow

    This studio image shows Seaman Julius Claude Marlow in summer white uniform, white leggings and a white hat pushed back on his head. He served on the USS President Grant and USS Shubrick as Fireman 1s…

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