Posts Tagged "World War II"

LT Benjamin C. Bradlee

Spotlight Sailor – LT Benjamin C. Bradlee

LT Benjamin C. Bradlee Navy Reserve Spotlight Sailor Name Benjamin C. Bradlee Rank/Rate Lieutenant, Officer of the Volunteer Reserve appointed to the line for general service in deck duties (1942-45) Civilian Job Former Executive Editor of the Washington Post Hometown...Read More
1940. Navy Kingfisher Seaplane at NAS Pensacola.

Naval Aviation Early Years

Naval Aviation Early Years by James L. Leuci, ITCM, USN 1940. Navy Kingfisher Seaplane at NAS Pensacola. On 14 November 1910, civilian aviator Eugene Ely took-off from the USS Birmingham anchored in Hampton Roads VA and flew two miles before...Read More
2003. Field Logistics Support Squadron 40 painting by CDR Monica Allen-Perin.

Navy Reserve Combat Artists and Illustrators

Navy Reserve Combat Artists and Illustrators by James L. Leuci, ITCM, USN 2003. Field Logistics Support Squadron 40 painting by CDR Monica Allen-Perin. If it moves salute it – if it doesn’t, paint it! That statement, like Navy Reserve artists,...Read More