Auxiliary ketch TAMARIS, March 8, 1943
Sylvia, Richard Pratt
USA, NY, Greenport
overall: 5 x 4 in.
Silver print; black-and-white photograph of auxiliary ketch TAMARIS (built 1938), CG-81004, March 8, 1943; starboard view of TAMARIS under power, platform built onto bow to support machine gun, depth charges seen stacked on stern; stamped on back in black ink "GREENPORT PATROL BASE/ U S COAST GUARD/ GREENPORT, NEW YORK"; stamped in blue ink "8 - MAR 1943"; handwritten in pencil "Official Photo". Included in photograph album 2007.44.2. Print reproduced from original negative (1997.108.56) by Richard Pratt Sylvia.