Save to Collection Download a still Download a clip Download a Preview
This product is available if you upgrade your Membership. Upgrade to a Premium Membership today!

Stock Photo

0% off  

It's An Intricate Operation - Installing A 30-Calibre Machine Gun In A Navy P

Need a multi-user or custom license?

Call +1 (855) 410-6789 or contact us at

1024 x 808 / JPG
You are over your monthly subscription download limit.


See Item Description

It's An Intricate Operation - Installing A 30-Calibre Machine Gun In A Navy P

Hollem, Howard R.,, photographer.

It's an intricate operation - installing a 30-calibre machine gun in a Navy PBY plane, but not too tricky for Jesse Rhodes Waller, Corpus Christi, Texas. He's a Georgia man who's been in the Navy 5-1/2 years. At the Naval Air Base he sees that the flying ships are kept in tip-top shape. Waller is an aviation ordnance mate

1942 August

1 transparency : color.

Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.
Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.

United States.--Navy
Airplane industry
World War, 1939-1945
Ordnance industry
Air bases
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi

Format: Transparencies--Color

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection 12002-18 (DLC) 93845501

General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL):

Call Number: LC-USW36-85

Additional Information

Image Credit:
Item ID:
Editorial Only
Model Released:
Property Released:

More Photos From Artist

Loading similar items...

Other Similar Photos

Loading similar items...


1939, 1942, 1944, 1945, 12002, 20540, 93845501, AN-M2, Administration, Air, Airplane, August, August 1942, Base, Browning AN-M2, Browning AN-M2 Flexible Gun, Call, Catalina, Christi, Collection, Color, Congress, Consolidated Aircraft, Consolidated PBY, Corpus, Corpus Christi, DLC, Division, FSA, Farm, General, Georgia, Higher, Hollem, Howard, Howard Hollem, Info, Information, Jesse, Library, Library of Congress, Machine Gun, Naval, Naval Air Base, Navy, Number, OWI, Office, Ordnance, PBY, PBY Catalina, Part, Photographs, Prints, Repository, Rhodes, Rights, Security, States, Subjects, Texas, Title, Transfer, Transparencies, US Navy, USA, United, WW2, WWII, Waller, Waller Georgian ordnance, War, Washington, World, World War 2, World War II, about, agency, aircraft, airplane, available, aviation, bases, been, calibre, caption, color, flying, from, fsac, gun, gun Jesse, hdl, image, industry, information, installing, intricate, kept, known, loc, machine, man, mate, military, not, operation, ordnance, photographer, plane, pnp, print, publication, rel, resolution, restrictions, sees, shape, ships, tip, too, top, transparency, tricky, war, wartime, years

Get more for your money with a credit pack!