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Marine lieutenant by the power plane which tows... at Page Field, Parris, Island, S.C. 1942. Creator: Alfred T Palmer

Marine lieutenant by the power plane which tows... at Page Field, Parris, Island, S.C. 1942. Creator: Alfred T Palmer


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Marine lieutenant by the power plane which tows... at Page Field, Parris, Island, S.C. 1942. Creator: Alfred T Palmer

Marine lieutenant by the power plane which tows the training gliders at Page Field, Parris, Island, S.C

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In this photograph taken in 1942, we see a Marine lieutenant standing proudly next to a power plane at Page Field, Parris Island, South Carolina. The young officer is responsible for towing the training gliders that are essential for flight practice during World War II. Alfred T Palmer skillfully captures the essence of aviation in this image. The powerful aircraft stands tall behind the lieutenant, its propeller ready to propel it into the sky. Dressed in his military attire and wearing a life jacket as precautionary measure, the lieutenant exudes confidence and determination. The photo transports us back to an era when America was deeply involved in armed forces operations. It serves as a reminder of the bravery and sacrifice exhibited by countless men like this Marine lieutenant who dedicated their lives to protecting their country. Palmer's attention to detail allows us to appreciate not only the significance of flight training but also showcases how fashion clothing has evolved over time. This snapshot freezes a moment in history when airfields were bustling with activity and military personnel played crucial roles in naval warfare. As we gaze upon this remarkable piece from Alfred T Palmer's collection held at the Library of Congress, we cannot help but feel connected to our nation's heritage and grateful for those who served selflessly during one of humanity's darkest times.

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