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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 Working on SBD Dauntless Aircraft

WAVES Working on SBD Dauntless Aircraft

WAVES Aviation Metalsmiths and Aviation Machinist’s Mates (AMM) working on an SBD Dauntless aircraft in the Assembly and Repair Department at Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, Florida, 24 July 1943. Working on the wing, at left, are Seaman 1st Class (AMM)…
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WAVES Aviation Machinist's Mates in Jacksonville, Florida

WAVES Aviation Machinist’s Mates in Jacksonville, Florida

WAVES Aviation Machinist’s Mates (AMM) working on a SNJ training plane and its Pratt & Whitney R-1340 radial engine at Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, Florida, circa 24 July 1943. They are (from left to right) Seaman 1st Class (AMM) Inez…
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