Title Crewman shirt off smokes fore USCG CG-83465 photo 1944
Jacket Condition --
Seller ID 1271582
Original photograph. From a collection purchased at auction from the estate of Raoul E LaQuerre Jr, of Meriden CT. LaQuerre served as a Ship's Cook, 1st Class. Members of the crew of Coast Rescue Cutter CG-83465 include LaQuerre, Roger Hageman, Harry Wilson, Chief Chandler, Chief Borg, William Pettengill, Sam Corey, Charlie Campbell, Troy Riddle, Donald Reeves, Ray Buchan, Bill Thurlow, Joe Erdick, Ralph Dameron, Shoo Shoo Shachati, according to a list found with the photos. The 83-foot cutter served as USCG 44 at Normandy and was transferred to the U S Navy in 1952. Further information on the 83-footers can be found at:
3 1/4 x 4 1/2" amateur snapshot. Information stated as available from item or from research. Size stated is approximate. Scans large to show condition and detail. VG or better condition.