2003.1.75

11-Jun-42
8.25 in HIGH x 11 in WIDE
(20.95 cm HIGH x 27.94 cm WIDE)
The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California. Gift of ANG Newspapers.
2003.1.75


Typed on wirephoto: "Johnny Pesky Joins Navy: John Michael Paveskovich (left) otherwise known as Johnny Pesky, star rookie shortstop of the Boston Red Sox, takes the oath from Lieut. Com. Edward S. Brewer as second class seaman in the United StatesNaval Reserve for training as an aviator atNavy Headquarters today. Pesky is from Portland, Ore."

Used: Oakland Tribune

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