USS YORKTON USS CLEVELAND, USS COLORADO, 1911
Seller ID: 0001331
On offer is an interesting, historical manuscript diary and personal log handwritten by United States Navy seaman Vernon [Vernie] K. Kuntzelman. The service provided 'Account Book Diary and Log' has about 75 pages of entries dated November 16th 1911 through November 15th 1915. Vernon, not writing daily, makes notes over the four years and two days of time in the Navy from the banal but notable dates: training assignments, ship changes and movement, sights like the passing of the Golden Gate, transfers, ship board duties etc. to the bombastic and historical: "Watched a battle between rebels... View More...