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Marine Detachment, March 14, 1932

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 28

Caption on back: "The Marine detachment from the USS Houston at the Dong Shing mill (Japanese) where they are billeted during the disturbance in Shanghai. Commanded by Capt. Donald Curtis. Picture taken just before Company departed for duty on the front line along Soochow Creek" [3/14/32]

This photograph was taken during the Shanghai War of 1932.


  • Other: March 14, 1932

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.


From the Collection: 63.0 Linear Feet

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donors: Phillip Wayne and Sean Ellerbee

Repository Details

Part of the University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Repository

University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
MD Anderson Library
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Houston TX 77204-2000 USA