Photo: Harmon's mother christens ship, 1943

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Photo: Harmon's mother christens ship, 1943 - DESTROYER n Mrs. Naunita Harmon Carroll of...
DESTROYER n Mrs. Naunita Harmon Carroll of Cuoro, Texas, christens mw destroyer, the Leonard Roy Harmon, named for her son, who was killed in action during the battle of Guadalcanal It is the first UJ5. warship named In honor of a Negro. AJ. Wirephoto. NAMED TO HONOR NEGRO HERO ( U t t 1, t ! "0 ' v 7 .X.NaWe.- , 1 J

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  1. Oakland Tribune,
  2. 26 Jul 1943, Mon,
  3. Page 6

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  • Photo: Harmon's mother christens ship, 1943

    staff_reporter – 19 Jun 2018