Commissioning Ceremony of Mason, Boston Navy Yard, Massachusetts, United States, 20 Mar 1944; note Lt Cmdr Blackford in center, African-American crew, and LST in backgroundThree African-American sailors of USS Mason, Boston Navy Yard, Massachusetts, United States, 20 Mar 1944
Commissioning Ceremony of Mason, Boston Navy Yard, Massachusetts, United States, 20 Mar 1944; note Lt Cmdr Blackford in center, African-American crew, and LST in backgroundThree African-American sailors of USS Mason, Boston Navy Yard, Massachusetts, United States, 20 Mar 1944
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