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[printed: MY LOG AND DIARY] [printed: For week ending ___ 193_ ] [printed at left are labels for each day of the week, Sunday through Saturday. Handwritten entries do not match up with labels.] December 13, 1938 Enlisted at Denver, Colo. Went to Great Lakes, Ill. 1745 miles. March 1939. Boot Leave to Albuquerque, N.Mex. 1800 M. March 25, 1939. Returned from Boot Leave 1800 M. [total] By Train 5,345 Miles From Great Lakes to Norfolk, Va. - 957 [total] 6,302 Miles Left Great Lakes, Ill. April 1, 1939 to go to Norfolk, Va. for sea duty. Went aboard U.S.S. Concord at 0800. Underway at 0900. First port, Port Au Prince, Haiti. Proceeded to Balboa, Panama where I went aboard the U.S.S. Whitney for duty on May 1, 1939. Arrived in San Diego on May 11, 1939, after 9 days at sea. Home Port. [printed: CRUISING RECORD] [printed: WEIGHED ANCHOR | DROPPED ANCHOR | DISTANCE FORWARD -] [printed: DATE | PLACE | DATE | PLACE | TIME OF TRIP | [printed: TOTAL MILES AT SEA TO DATE]