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Photograph

Item Number: VA056387
 Photograph
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.

Language of Materials

English


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

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