Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Wordless Wednesday - Dad in Panama


Not Chicago, Illinois - taken in Panama during World War II. Dad is in the back row, left.

5 comments:

  1. Serendipity! We both blogged about sailors in Panama this week.

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  2. I was in the Navy. Your dad is wearing "Seafarers," which were more stylish uniforms than the straight issue. You can see the difference between his tapered bell-bottoms and the straight-legged ones on the guy at the top right.

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  3. Free GG - Thanks for the comment! It's no surprise; I know Dad had a lot of his Navy attire custom tailored. He recently told me a story of how his bag was stolen with one of his new custom tailored uniforms inside.

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  4. I'm wondering if your dad remembers when this was taken and what they were doing or where they were going. Always loved these uniforms.

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