MATERIAL: Photography
TYPE: Photograph Album
DIMENSIONS: 6 X 8 1/4 inches (closed)
COMPONENTS: 57 photographs
CONDITION: Original covers, generally fair shape for the age, rare.
ITEM ID: 1833
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WWII Naval Academy Photo Album

DATE
Year: 1940
Decade: 1940s
Century: 20th (1901-2000)
Notes: Showa 15, March 21

WWII Japanese photograph album for the Naval Academy, including a navy pilot’s photo.  

According to scholar Alexander Vesey, the script on one of the first photographs of a navy pilot says, “‘Spring Higan’ The year of crossing over to Manchuria.
Year: 1940 (Showa 15, March 21)
Age this year: 22
Name: Uchikata (Not sure about the personal name. Could be Hirokazu or Koichi. Also not sure about the last character.)”