This is a
photo of the crew of USS Guam taken in Hankow sometime in
early 1941. Guam was renamed Wake in April 1941.
The photo is
provided courtesy of Goldon A. Wood and his daughter, Roberta Wood
Bailey. Mr. Wood is standing
behind the seated officer immediately to the right of the life ring.
Born in 1917 and enlisting in the navy in 1934, Mr. Wood served in
Oahu, Guam/Wake and Luzon beginning in January 1940.
He departed Shanghai 13 November 1941 for the United States.
Prepared by Phil Abbey 10 March 2005 - Comments to