Bathing Facilities

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Item Details

Title

Bathing Facilities

Subject

Islands
Military camps
Military life
Military uniforms
Baxter, Dick
Bernardo, Ed

Description

"Bathing Facilities - A shallow stream at Milne Bay - New Guinea" Ed Bernardo is looking back over his left shoulder as Dick Baxter sits in the water to his left. From "Darkroom Soldier": "Milne Bay Skinny Dippers. Small rivers and streams flowing through the west end of Milne Bay provided the only bathing and laundry facilities for Hill's camp. With temperatures in the nineties and humidity at one hundred percent, everyone valued cool, clean water." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Hill, Fred

Date

1943-11

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.1.068

Spatial Coverage

Milne Bay, New Guinea

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill

Position: 2276 (2 views)