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Framed Set of WWII USN Service School Command Graduation Photo & 1945 Sub Service Document
ARTIFACT: This is a framed set of circa World War II United States Navy submarine service items, a graduation photograph and document originally belonging to James W. Stewart. The photograph shows Stewart's Service School Command Class 12-45 Radioman in April 1945 at San Diego, California. There is a graduate, presumably Stewart, circled in magic marker in the second-to-last row. The document is signed by Rear Admiral C. W. Styer, Commander, Submarines Atlantic Fleet from 1944 to 1946.
VINTAGE: Circa World War II.
SIZE: Photo: approximately 14" in height by 17" in width; document: approximately 17-1/4" in height by 14-1/4" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wood, glass, photograph, paper, paper matting.
ATTACHMENT: Photograph: wire hanger; document: metal bracket.
MARKINGS: Photograph: and (signature of) James W. Stewart, OWNER; document: signature of .
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Navy collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VEJX06 LABJX7/12
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The photograph has been well-preserved with minor aging; there is one very small piece of one of the corners of the glass missing. The document has some fading, especially where Stewart's name was handwritten.