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Garlend Armstrong’s Photographs and Memorabilia

  • Top Photo: Chinese Nationalist Troop from French Indo-China; Bottom Photo: Hunting License
    Top Photo: Chinese Nationalist Troop from French Indo-China; Bottom Photo: Hunting License
  • Ship 219 where Armstrong was posted
    Ship 219 where Armstrong was posted
  • Photo of sailors taken at the Equator in 1945
    Photo of sailors taken at the Equator in 1945
  • Boats racing in Guam in1945
    Boats racing in Guam in1945
  • Japanese Officers during preliminaries before the surrender. Taken in Manila, Philippines
    Japanese Officers during preliminaries before the surrender. Taken in Manila, Philippines
  • Sea port in China
    Sea port in China
  • Equator crossing in 1945. Those who hadn't crossed the Equator before were made to clean up the decks.
    Equator crossing in 1945. Those who hadn't crossed the Equator before were made to clean up the decks.
  • Japanese Battleship in Sept. of 1945
    Japanese Battleship in Sept. of 1945
  • Command change on ship 219
    Command change on ship 219
  • Certification of Armstrong being a "Trusted Shellback"
    Certification of Armstrong being a "Trusted Shellback"
  • Photo of bombed city
    Photo of bombed city

This collection includes photos from Armstrong’s time serving in the Navy during World War II as well as a few tokens he collected.