Brooklyn Armed Guard Center 1

Pictures from the US Navy Armed Guard Center 1st Ave and 52nd Street Brooklyn, New York All pictures are Official US Navy Photographs Clarence F. Korker, Jr. was a photographer at the Armed Guard Center from 1943 until the end of 1945. Most of the pictures were taken by him, although they had others that took pictures and did the pressing and printing of the photos. Credit goes to Jody Moser of Rocky Mountain Custom Photographics of Cody, Wyoming for donating the photo paper to make these pictures for scanning. Quality of the pictures was degraded to some extent in the scanning. Clarence F. Korker 7 N. Mulberry Street Fellsmere, Florida 32948-5320 Phone (772) 571-0230 Cell Phone 772 913-4413 E-Mail: korkykorker@aol.com

Picture below is Clarence Korker, Jr. during WWII

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Picture below is Clarence Korker in 1990


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Picture below is The USS Shaw at Pearl Harbor 12/7/41 (Bonus Picture)


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Picture below is Pearl Harbor 12/7/41 (Bonus Picture)


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Picture below is The USS Oklahoma on her side 12/7/41 (Bonus Picture)


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Picture below is 7 dead people from Japanese Attack 12/7/41 (Bonus Picture)


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Picture below is USN Armed Guard Center, Brooklyn, May 1943


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Picture below is The Armed Guard Center Main Deck, Brooklyn, July 1943


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Picture below is Armed Guard Center New Barracks on Dock C, July 1943


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Picture below is The Armed Guard Center, New Barracks on Dock C, Brooklyn July 1943


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Picture below is The Armed Guard Center New Barracks on Dock C, Brooklyn, July 1943


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Picture below is The Brooklyn Armed Guard Center Band at McAlfin Hotel Dance, New York City, July 1943


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Picture below is Judy Garland at US Navy Armed Guard Center, Brooklyn, at 21 years of age, July 1943


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Picture below is Judy Garland again, same date, same place


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Picture below is The Brooklyn Armed Guard Center new main entrance and sick bay, July 1943


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Picture below is Commander William J Coakley, Brooklyn Armed Guard Center, giving awards at Captain's Inspection, Main Deck, July 1943


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Picture below is Brooklyn Armed Guard Center Launch, August 1943


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Picture below is Brooklyn Armed Guard Center Fire Drill, August 2, 1943


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Picture below is Brooklyn Armed Guard Center Fire Drill, August 2, 1943


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Picture below is Brooklyn Armed Guard Center Fire Drill, August 2, 1943


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Picture below is Brooklyn Armed Guard Center Fire Drill, August 2, 1943


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Picture below is The Brooklyn Armed Guard Center Band at the Waldorf Astoria Ballroom with LT. Bernard M. Klivans, August 13, 1943


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