Newport,R.I.Naval Training Station-Recruit Booklet 1942

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  • Sold Date: Jul 19, 2011
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World War 2 Booklet titled "Useful Information For Recruits", issued by the Commanding Officer U.S.Naval Training Station, Newport, Rhode Island, Mar.5,1942. Thirty three pages include a welcome by C.W.Magruder, Captain, U.S.Navy, Commanding; History of the Base,located on Coaster's Harbor Island, in Narragansett Bay; explains the Chain of Command, and goes on to explain the purpose of the base & the training they will undergo, and follows with rules, regulations, routines, schools available, athletics available, schedules and just about everything except how often to change their underwear(oops, might be in there) Good condition