Watchf AP A  NY USA APHS342959 Richard Byrd’s Expedition Members

Richard Byrd’s Expedition Members

Aboard Commander Richard Byrd’s Antarctic ship city of New York formely the Samson, Captain Frederick Melville, the ship’s master, was made a Lieutenant Commander in the Merchant Marine Naval Reserves. The swearing in aboard the City of New York in New York on August 15, 1928. Left to right are: Thomas Mulroy, chief engineer, Harold June air pilot, Lieut. Commander Frederick Melville, James S. Trayer U.S.N., and R. (Ukulele Dick”) Konter. (AP Photo)

Use Information This content is intended for editorial use only.
For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

280815030
August 15, 1928 12:00:00 AM
September 02, 2010 05:52:05 PM
ASSOCIATED PRESS
21725 HARDCOPY
3000 x 2335 4.14 MB
Standing Looking Down Holding Authority
New York, NEW YORK, United States
APHS342959
IP HB

This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

X

Message Box

Cancel
Ok
No
Yes