Navy Boot Camp Book 1952 Company 043 The Compass

Front Cover, Great Lakes USNTC "The Compass" 1952 Company 043.

Front Cover, Great Lakes USNTC "The Compass" 1952 Company 043. GGA Image ID # 16b93d64ee

Roster and Photos for Recruit Company 043 for 1952, United States Naval Training Center, Bainbridge, Maryland. Company Commander: M. C. Vickers, BTGC. 59 Men Graduated. Training Dates - January-April.

Company 52-043 Leadership

  • Company Commander: M. C. Vickers, BTGC

Company 52-043 Recruit Roster

  1. Robert A. Antaya
  2. Richard A. Beck
  3. James C. Bouse
  4. Clifford F. Brink
  5. William R. Courter
  6. Thomas J. Derigo
  7. Thomas M. Devoy
  8. Robert G. Dunch
  9. William E. Fenelson
  10. Donald E. Fisher, Jr.
  11. Robert C. Francis
  12. Lionel W. Fronk
  13. , Thomas E. Gilot
  14. Roland F. Hall
  15. Richard J. Harvey
  16. Clyde R. Header
  17. Lawrence E. Hoover
  18. Robert V. Jenks
  19. Wallace F. Keister
  20. Gerald A. Kling
  21. R. C. Leadingham
  22. Marlyn W. Lengle
  23. John L. MacCelland
  24. Anthony J. Maldonado
  25. Earl E. Manwell
  26. Edward J. Matay
  27. William T. Miller
  28. Philip F. Moore
  29. Carlos A. Murrey
  30. P. J. O'Connor, Jr.
  31. James H. Olmstead
  32. Vincent S. Orban, Jr.
  33. Daniel S. Pascoe
  34. Leonard N. Payne
  35. Ronald D. Preston
  36. Robert L. Price
  37. Fiori P. Ricottilli
  38. Gurney W. Satterlee
  39. Lucien G. Schenck
  40. Irvan H. Shrader
  41. John F. Smith
  42. Henry A. Smith
  43. Robert H. Smith
  44. Cecil H. Snodgrass
  45. Louis L. Soltesz
  46. Robert J. Tebo
  47. Lester D. Thomas
  48. Edward F. Tomasello
  49. C. W. Vincent, Jr.
  50. William F. Wall, Jr.
  51. John H. Warner
  52. John C. Winslow
  53. Robert C. Woodford
  54. Henry D. Yekel
  55. Philip H. Zepp
  56. Edwin L. Zwerski
  57. J. A. Lasoski
  58. William E. Miller
  59. John D. Schrock

Navy Boot Camp Recruit Photos - Company 52-043

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Page 1.

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Page 1. GGA Image ID # 16b97b6459

Left: We pose while working in the scullery during service week.

Above: Using a scale model to learn how to hoist and lower boats.

Top left: Attention in the classroom pays dividends.

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Page 2.

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Page 2. GGA Image ID # 16b9ae61d4

Learning the proper method of talking on the battle phones (above, above right).

We get "checked out" on the figure-eight knot (lower right, below).

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Page 3.

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Page 3. GGA Image ID # 16bad6e0c7

Gas mask instructions is an important part of training (above, above right, below).

These are some of the tools of the fire fighter (lower right).

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Page 4.

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Page 4. GGA Image ID # 16bb009176

We get a half day at the rifle range.

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Page 5.

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Page 5. GGA Image ID # 16bb0f6fd9

Our Company Commander inspects our seabag layout (above, above right).

Abandon ship drills in swimming classes (circle).

Instructor demonstrates artificial respiration (lower right).

Non-swimmers receive instructions in swimming class (below).

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Graduation Day, Page 6.

Company 56-069 Bainbridge NTC Recruits, Graduation Day, Page 6. GGA Image ID # 16bb779b8c

At the F. F. T. U. we learn to use many forms of equipment to fight fires (above).

On graduation day the reviewing officer inspects our company as we march past in review, and our honorman receives his award (left and below).

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