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Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN, Commander-in-Chief, Pacific Fleet, pins Navy Cross on Doris Miller
Photographer: U.S. Navy, Office of Public Relations, Review Section (courtesy of the Library of Congress)
Taken: May 27, 1942
Caption: Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN, Commander-in-Chief, Pacific Fleet, pins Navy Cross on Doris Miller
Additional Description: Full title is: Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN, Commander-in-Chief, Pacific Fleet, pins the Navy Cross on Doris Miller, Steward's Mate 1/c, USN, at a ceremony on board a U.S. Navy warship in Pearl Harbor, T.H., May 27, 1942
Submitted: May 25, 2019.
Database Locator Identification Number: p476202
File Size: 0.264 Megabytes


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