War Log 1941 - 1946
Bring the Cruise Book to Life with this Multimedia Presentation
This CD will Exceed your Expectations
A great part
of naval history.
You would be purchasing an exact copy of the USS Washington BB 56 cruise book during World
War II. Each page has been placed on a CD for years of enjoyable computer viewing. The CD comes in a plastic
sleeve with a custom label. Every page has been enhanced and is readable. Rare cruise books like this sell for a
hundred dollars or more when buying the actual hard copy if you can find one for sale.
This would make a great gift
for yourself or someone you know who may have served aboard her. Usually only ONE person in the family has the original book.
The CD makes it possible for other family members to have a copy also. You will not be disappointed we guarantee it.
Some of the contents
in this book are as follows:
- Battle Action shots
- Crews activities and recreation
- Operations and engagements (places and dates)
ceremonies (Officer and CPO names attending)
- Crossing the line (equator)
- Landing on Iwo Jima
- Refueling at sea
- Kamikaze Attack
Admiral Cooley presents award
- Ships party in Bremerton
- Returning to Philadelphia
Over 191 pictures on 126 pages.
Once you view
this CD you will know what life was like on this Battleship during World War II.
- Several Additional
Images of the USS Washington during the World War II era (National Archives)
- 22 Minute Audio "American Radio Mobilizes the
Home front" WWII (National Archives)
- 22 Minute Audio "Allied Turncoats Broadcast for the Axis Powers" WWII (National Archives)
Minute Audio of a "1967 Equator Crossing" (Not this ship but the Ceremony is Traditional)
- 6 Minute Audio of "Sounds of Boot Camp"
in the late 50's early 60's
- Other Interesting Items Include:
- The Oath of Enlistment
- The Sailors Creed
- Core Values of the United
- Military Code of Conduct
- Navy Terminology Origins (8 Pages)
- Examples: Scuttlebutt, Chewing the
Fat, Devil to Pay,
- Hunky-Dory and many more.
- 25 Hi Res Images of the "World War Two Memorial" in Washington DC