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USS Missouri firing a reduced-charge broadside off Sydney, 30 Sept. Two shells are visible at the left of the picture. Uss Texas, Uss Iowa, Military Art, Military History, Military Diorama, Us Battleships, Foto Madrid, Us Navy Ships, Naval History

Sept. 30, 1986: USS MISSOURI fires a reduced charge, staggered 'broadside' off Sydney - Photo Cameron Martin, RAN.

3451. This is not STRICTLY a broadside, otherwise there would be nine, and not just two shells remarkably seen in the air to the left of this picture. An astounding piece of shutter speed photography by Petty Officer Cameron Martin, RAN, nonetheless. But there are several remarkable things about this image. Another is the large group of guests gathered up on the battleship's forecastle, braving the blast effect, to witness this firepower demonstration by USS MISSOURI off Sydney on Sept…

Gene Kelly Last Rank Lieutenant Junior Grade Last Duty Station Naval Reserve Forces Command Service Years 1944 - 1954 / When Hollywood was Patriotic. Golden Age Of Hollywood, Vintage Hollywood, Hollywood Stars, Classic Hollywood, Hollywood Men, Hollywood Glamour, Fred Astaire, Divas, Famous Veterans

Portrait of Lieutenant Gene Kelly of the United States Naval Air...

Portrait of Lieutenant Gene Kelly of the United States Naval Air Service, August 1945. The photo was probably taken in Washington, DC. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

USS Wisconsin (BB - firing one of its Mark 7 50 caliber guns of turret No. 2 while underway. This is the last firing of the vessel's guns prior to its decommissioning, May Navy Marine, Navy Military, Uss Iowa, Poder Naval, Ps Wallpaper, Us Battleships, Sports Nautiques, Go Navy, Us Navy Ships

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The Wisconsin’s last firing of her vessel’s guns prior to her decommissioning, May 28 1991

Kirk Douglas went to Notre Dame and was a midshipman during college. He joined the US Navy in 1942 and served as a communications officer with ant-sub operations in the Pacific. He was attacked by a Japanese destroyer and received medical discharge in Hollywood Actor, Hollywood Stars, Classic Hollywood, Old Hollywood, Kirk Douglas, Famous Men, Famous Faces, Famous People, American Pride

Kirk Douglas (born Issur Danielovitch; December 9, 1916) is an American actor, ... his name to Kirk Douglas before entering the Navy during World War II. B/W Photo Colourised by Pearse.

Famous Veterans born on include American actor and comedian, Do you know before he got his start on such television hits as and in movies such as and Korman served in the U. Navy during He studied at the AFTER he was discharged. Gi Joe, Hollywood Stars, Classic Hollywood, Harvey Korman, Famous Veterans, Military Veterans, Military Service, Before Us, My Guy

Famous Veterans Born on 2/15: Harvey Korman

Famous Veterans born on 2/15 include American actor and comedian, #HarveyKorman! Do you know before he got his start on such television hits as #TheCarolBurnettShow and in movies such as #HerbieGoesBananas and #CurseofthePinkPanther, Korman served in the U.S. Navy during #WWII? He studied at the #GoodmanSchoolofDrama AFTER he was discharged... likely using the #GIBill!

Richard Harrison, ‘Pawn Stars’ Patriarch And Navy Veteran, Dies At 77 I'll miss this guy ! Navy Veteran, Military Veterans, Military Service, Famous Veterans, Benjamin Harrison, Pawn Stars, Celebrities Then And Now, American Pride, Hollywood Stars

Richard Harrison, known as The Old Man on Pawn Stars, has died at 77

Harrison, who was known as The Old Man on the hit reality series about a family-run pawn shop in Las Vegas, passed away over the weekend at the age of 77.

 Feb 1894 – Dec left show business briefly in 1917 to join US Navy during World War I, and he often entertained troops with his violin playing. One evening, his violin performance was booed by troops, so wit Hollywood Stars, Old Hollywood, Classic Hollywood, Famous Veterans, Military Veterans, Military Service, Military Men, Jack Benny, American Soldiers

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Tony Curtis joined the US Navy after Pearl Harbor was bombed. After graduation, he went to college on the GI Bill and was buried with full military honors when he died. Hollywood Stars, Classic Hollywood, Old Hollywood, Hollywood Pictures, Us Navy, Famous Veterans, Photo Souvenir, Tony Curtis, Lee Curtis

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Navy.Togetherweserved.com - Shadow Box Profile of Bernard Schwartz, SM3c

Navy Lieutenant Robert Stack teaches Lana Turner how to salute in October, 1944 Golden Age Of Hollywood, Vintage Hollywood, Hollywood Stars, Classic Hollywood, Lana Turner, Anne Baxter, Combat Boxe, Robert Stack, Cinema

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sharontates: ““ Veronica Lake and her monkey friend behind the scenes of Sullivan’s Travels (1941) ” ”

Glenn Ford (né Gwyllyn Ford in Canada) SGT USMC WW II / CAPT USNR During his WW II service he helped build safe houses in France for those hiding from the Nazis. He earned a Navy Commendation Medal and the French Legion of Honor Medal. Vintage Hollywood, Classic Hollywood, Marine Francaise, Famous Veterans, Military Veterans, Military Service, Military Personnel, Photo Star, Cinema

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glenn ford | actor | 1942-1944 served in US Marine Corp. 1958 joined US Naval Reserve & commissioned lieutenant commander. Promoted commander 1963 & captain 1968. Went to Vietnam 1967. For Vietnam service, Navy awarded Navy Commendation Medal. WW II decorations: American Campaign Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, World War II Victory Medal, Rifle Marksman Badge, & U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Medal. Retired Naval Reserve 1970s rank of captain. France awarded French Legion of Honor Medal WW…