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Photograph

Item Number: VA056387
 Photograph
Language
English
Number of Pages
1
Digital Object Type
Photograph
Physical Location
Stacks

Dates

  • Existence: 1954

General Note / OCR

Mass being said on the main deck of the USS Menard by a Catholic priest. Two alterboys can be seen kneeling in front of the priest. I believe the priest is Vietnamese. Almost all of the refugees were Catholic.

Pub Credit Line
VA056387, Ronald B. Frankum, Jr. Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 09 Feb 2010 [Updated: 09 Feb 2010]