Selected pictures
from Captain Carvajal's WW II photo albums.
More WW II Merchant Marine Photos

Murmansk Run Medal
(Soviet Government)
Awarded at war's end to American Merchant Marine
personnel who sailed in the supply convoys which helped
Russia survive the Nazi onslaught in the late 1930s and
on into World War II.
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The Murmansk Run
A Liberty ship underway in a North Atlantic convoy.  Note the gun tub on the
A convoy at sea.  Photo taken from U.S. Navy PBY patrol
A battered old veteran -- survivor of many crossings.
A convoy ship torpedoed and sinking.
World War II
Maritime Victory
Service Medal