Underwood & Underwood
Postcard showing newly trained sailors on a pier in New York awaiting assignment to the fleet. Sailors, in blue uniforms, are lined up in three ranks, with their seabags in front. White border, with "Naval Training Station, Newport, R.I." printed in bottom left. Reverse: Printed in blue, with caption "Newly-Made Tars Leaving for Active/Service/Jack Tars fresh from the Naval Training/Station at Newport, R.I., lined up on a pier/in New York waiting to be sent to various/naval vessels./500 men came in this division. They have/completed their course of training atthe in-/struction post and are one the first groups/to fill the vacant gaps in Uncle Sam's fight-/ing force." YMCA postcard.
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