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NOAA Photo Library Image - theb3262

Funeral of Chief Boatswain Thomas Reyes. Each crewman put a small pinch of dirt in coffin before burying Boatswain Reyes. Ship's crew made the coffin and decorated the truck.

Image ID: theb3262, NOAA's Fleet Then and Now - Sailing for Science Collection
Location: Philippine Islands, Zamboanga
Photo Date: January 6, 1927
Credit: Captain Hubert A. Paton, C&GS

Category: Survey Ships/Philippines/

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