Captain Joe Carvajal, Sr.
World War II Merchant Marine Skipper
The Famous
"Murmansk Run"
World War II
Photo Album
Post-World War II


Captain Carvajal's
Faded Combat Bar, With Two Stars
(Two ships torpedoed and sunk
by German U-Boats)
New Merchant Marine Combat Bar
shown above.
In New York City, to get a new ship
(snapshot taken after first sinking)
Studio portrait taken early in World War II

After the second sinking
(picture taken in NYC,
before his next North
Atlantic crossing)
WW II Atlantic
War Zone Medal
U.S. Merchant Marine