Engineers/Seabees/Photo Recon Room

 

More content is coming soon, but for now, please take a look at a few photos of items we have.

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This is a carrying case (haversack) for a field artillery plotting board.
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This is a field artillery plotting map and table. Something like this would have been used during the Korean War through Vietnam Era.
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656th Engineer Topographic Battalion History. World War II Era. History of the unit’s activity during World War II. Published circa 1945.
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Engineers surveying telescope with accessories and carrying case. Model number unknown. Used by Army Engineers during World War II.
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Eisenhower Jacket. Worn by Harold Stein, Troy, Oh. A photographer who served as a combat cameraman during World War II and owned a shop on West Main St. in Troy after the war. Note the unusual patch on the right sleeve depicting a camera.
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A photo of Harold Stein in front of a downed German aircraft. Circa 1945.
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A camera with modification to photograph through the bottom of an aircraft. Used by Allied Forces to map German positions. World War II Era.