2009.1.478

Untitled
7/2/45
7.75 in HIGH x 10 in WIDE
(19.68 cm HIGH x 25.40 cm WIDE)
The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California. Gift of ANG Newspapers
2009.1.478


From a piece of paper taped to the image: "Admiral C.W. Wright Principal Speaker At Stockton Supply Annex Commissioning : Stockton, California June 30----Principal speaker at commissioning ceremonies today for the U.S. Naval Supply Annex, Stockton, California, was Rear Admiral Carleton W. Wright, above, Commandant of the Twelfth Naval District. The new Supply Annex will function as part of the Naval Supply Depot, Oakland, under the overall command of Rear Admiral Arthur H. Mayo, and with Captain W.T. Ross as Officer-In-Immediate-Command." Image depicts Wright in the Supply Annex, speaking at a podium in front of two microphones. From the Oakland Tribune Collection

Used: Oakland Tribune

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