African American recruits in sailor uniforms walking in rows and passing in review before Lieutenant Commander Daniel W. Armstrong
@ Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division. The New York Public Library
DescriptionCaption on back: "September 9, 1942 / Converted from civilians into trim, military sailors in a few weeks, this company of Negro recruits passes in review before Lieutenant Commander Daniel W. Armstrong, commanding officer of Camp Robert Smalls, home of the all-Negro regiment here at the U.S. Naval Training Station.
Photographs Gelatin Silver Prints
United States. Navy
1942 09 09