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Launch party of Sunfish, Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, California, United States, 2 May 1942

Caption   Launch party of Sunfish, Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, California, United States, 2 May 1942 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy via navsource.org
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Sunfish (Gato-class)   Main article  Photos  
Photos on Same Day 2 May 1942
Photos at Same Place Vallejo, California, United States
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 26 Dec 2013

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1. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
29 Sep 2013 11:02:12 AM

Front row, left to right:

Mrs. W. R. Friedell
Mrs. C. W. Fowler, Matron of Honor
Mrs. Joseph Fowler, Sponsor
Mrs. R. F. O'Hara

Rar row, left to right:

Mr. Russell F O'Hara
Captain Joseph Fowler, Production Officer
Rear Admiral W. R. Friedell, Commandant
Captain F. G. Crisp, Manager
Captain C. V. Ellis, Chaplain

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WW2-Era Place Name Vallejo, California, United States
Lat/Long 38.0900, -122.2633
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