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Members of the dance band from the USS Arizona during the Battle of Music semifinal at Bloch Arena, Pearl Harbor, Territory of Hawaii, 22 Nov 1941.

Caption   Members of the dance band from the USS Arizona during the Battle of Music semifinal at Bloch Arena, Pearl Harbor, Territory of Hawaii, 22 Nov 1941. ww2dbase
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Photos on Same Day 22 Nov 1941
Photos at Same Place Pearl Harbor, Oahu, Hawaii
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 1 May 2017

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1. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
10 Feb 2017 11:02:40 AM

L-R Musicians 2nd class Curtis Haas, Gerald Cox, Ernest Whitson Jr., Frank Floege, Clyde Williams, Bernard Hughes, Alexander Nadel, Charles White, Robert Shaw, Harry Chermucha, William Moorhouse, Emmett Lynch, Wayne Bandy, Jack Scruggs, James Sanderson, and Musician 1st class Frederick Kinney.
2. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
8 Jun 2017 10:18:32 AM

None of these musicians survived the Pearl Harbor Attack two weeks after this photo was taken.

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WW2-Era Place Name Pearl Harbor, Oahu, Hawaii
Lat/Long 21.3476, -157.9412
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