Lieutenant Collins and Chief Pay Clerk Carmine Palumbo of USS Sanborn, circa 1945

Caption   Lieutenant Collins and Chief Pay Clerk Carmine Palumbo of USS Sanborn, circa 1945 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy Naval History and Heritage Command
Identification Code   NH 104415-KN
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1. Anonymous says:
22 Jul 2018 05:35:00 AM

Is Chief Pay Clerk Palumbo a LCDR? Check collar.
2. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
22 Jul 2018 11:50:17 AM

Anonymous (above):
The Sanborn’s Muster Rolls lists Carmine Palumbo as Chief Pay Clerk, which was an assignment and a title for a Warrant Officer. The insignia on WO Palumbo’s collar is the pay clerk badge, a trefoil of oak leaves.

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