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Navy Boot Camp Book 1951 Company 053 The Keel

Front Cover, Great Lakes USNTC "The Keel" 1951 Company 053.

Front Cover, Great Lakes USNTC "The Keel" 1951 Company 053. GGA Image ID # 16ef65ade6

Roster and Photos for Recruit Company 053 for 1951, United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois. Company Commander: D. E. Duca, GMI. 74 Men Graduated. Training Dates Not Reported.

Company 51-053 Leadership

  • Company Commander: D. E. Duca, GMI

Company 51-053 Recruit Roster

  1. Harold A. Christy
  2. Lawrence A. Danko
  3. Max W. Dodd
  4. Wesley W. Dykstra
  5. Robert C. Ferris
  6. Elsworth B. Frankson
  7. Robert E. Hill, Leo Hora
  8. Cary W. Jessen
  9. Ernest W. Johnson
  10. Emil F. Kibily
  11. Floyd J. Kulla
  12. Keith L. Lachmiller
  13. Harold V. Larson
  14. Gordon J. Larson
  15. William Londer
  16. Bruce O. Long
  17. Thomas W. Luke
  18. Billy R. Lutz
  19. Jim W. Manoleff
  20. Deane R. Maxson
  21. Robert W. McCullough
  22. Joe D. McKimmy
  23. Richard S. Miklos
  24. Albert J. Miller
  25. John M. Million
  26. George W. Mlnarik. Jr.
  27. Max J. Molus
  28. Lowell J. Nagovsky
  29. Mercedes J. Navarro
  30. Walter F. Nelson
  31. Laverne A. Nilson
  32. Jack J. Orsi
  33. John W. Plummer
  34. Wayne G. Rafin
  35. Charles J. Ramy
  36. James A. Rediger
  37. Rex R. Rick
  38. Robert D. Rinne
  39. Gerald W. Tonkamen
  40. Allen Rubenstein
  41. Roy R. Rush
  42. Frank W. Sanders
  43. Eugene G. Schlee
  44. Mac A. Sexton
  45. Yale L. Sherman
  46. Harold E. Shewbert
  47. Frank W. Silver
  48. Harold M. Spoerner
  49. Donald J. Stotts
  50. David L. Treanor
  51. Frederick E. Venzke
  52. Bernard J. Vogel
  53. James F. Wenner
  54. Roger G. White
  55. James D. Wineburner
  56. Kenneth Wolf
  57. Erwin L. Woods
  58. Robert J. Zgagger
  59. G. W. Barnett
  60. J. B. Bradley
  61. A. L Case
  62. T. P. Crawford
  63. E. J. Deitz
  64. Q. W. Donner
  65. R. W. Donner
  66. W. J. Doyle
  67. L. K. Lylce
  68. R. J. Moreau
  69. J. Y. Putnam
  70. E. A.Schmeer
  71. H. M. Shearman
  72. F. A. Workman
  73. H. C. Young
  74. M. J. Bielema.

Navy Boot Camp Recruit Photos - Company 51-053

Company 51-053 Great Lakes NTC Recruits, Page 1.

Company 51-053 Great Lakes NTC Recruits, Page 1. GGA Image ID # 16ef77e4d6

  • Left: Learning to operate the 40 mm. gun.
  • Right: We drill at manual of arms and learn semiphor.

Company 51-053 Great Lakes NTC Recruits, Page 2.

Company 51-053 Great Lakes NTC Recruits, Page 2. GGA Image ID # 16ef8b2f07

  • Left: Our honor man is congratulated, and we pass in review on graduation day.
  • Right: Learning firsthand about the mask in the gas chamber.

Company 51-053 Great Lakes NTC Recruits, Page 3.

Company 51-053 Great Lakes NTC Recruits, Page 3. GGA Image ID # 16efc1d78c

Clockwise from right: Preparing for bag inspection. . . . Preserving that "Navy look." . . . Attending a classroom lecture. . . . "Hup, two, three, four."

Company 51-053 Great Lakes NTC Recruits, Page 4.

Company 51-053 Great Lakes NTC Recruits, Page 4. GGA Image ID # 16efe879d0

  • Left: Practicing drills on the 5"-38 cal. loading machines.
  • Right: Receiving classroom instruction on the pistol, and checking our targets.
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