Anti-Aircraft machine guns on a PT-Boat, 1941
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - NITRATE NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
overall: 5 x 4 in.
5x4 in. nitrate negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on October 22, 1941. Image commissioned by Elco Naval Division of the Electric Boat Company shows a gunman aiming up with a dual 50 caliber machine gun, looking aft off an unidentified motor torpedo boat. The single gun in the background is 20mm. Stamped on original negative sleeve: "102990F / [Box] 4712" and typed: "10/22/41 / Elco Works / Armament aboard PT boat". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection, image acquired in honor of Hudson H. Bubar.
UNIDENTIFIED motor torpedo boat, PT Elco
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection, image acquired in honor of Hudson H. Bubar