Navy WAVES

WAVES Specialists Study Link Celestial Navigation

WAVES Specialists Study Link Celestial Navigation

WAVES Specialists study Link Celestial Navigation ‘Celestial pathfinders’ for other WAVES to follow. 70 Specialists (Teachers) of the Women’s Reserve are now undergoing a 10-weeks course at Navy Link Celestial Navigation Trainer Operators and Maintenance Schools in two widely-separated Naval…
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WAVES Students Take Practice Flight in Celestial Trainer

WAVES Students Take Practice Flight in Celestial Trainer

WAVES specialists taking 10-week course at Navy Link Celestial Navigation schools at two widely-separated Naval Air Stations – Quonset Point, Rhode Island, and Seattle, Washington. Those pictured above are at NAS Seattle. Students rotate duties as they take practice ‘flights’…
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Secretary of the Navy Reviews WAVES Officers

Secretary of the Navy Reviews WAVES Officers

Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox reviews WAVES officers during a visit to the Naval Training Station, San Diego, California, in June 1943. He is seen here chatting informally with Ensign Margaret Campbell. Ensign Bertha Shoves is at right, and…
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