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Legion post honors chaplaincy
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Woods, Jon
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes. Original photograph has several small stains.
Photograph caption dated February 3, 1961 reads "Charles K. Wright, left, Los Angeles County Council commander, American Legion, and James C. Selover, deputy vice commander of area 6, talk with Pastor Myron D. Hetland, Pacoima, before annual tribute to the four chaplains who lost their lives on the USS Dorchester during World War II. Valley clergymen, representing the four faiths of the chaplains, attended event held by Granada Hills American Legion Post 829."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
American Legion.--Granada Hills Post No. 829 (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Clergy--California--Los Angeles
Veterans--United States
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Flags--United States
Granada Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
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