My father has a picture of his Naval Traning Class, Sampson, New York.On the back are names of other member of the class.It may not be all on them most of them are from PA, OH, NY, MASS,.There were five from KY, my father Junius Harold Dowell could have been nickname(Jun or Harold) he was Garfield, KY.; Owen R. Mohler--Mayfield; Aubrey Wilson Easley--Mayfield; Clyde Oldson; James Edward--P?, KY.
My father was sent to the USS Balitmore CA 68.
This Training Class date was August 23, 1945 at Sampson, N.Y.
If you know of these persons I would like to know, living or dead.My father passed away 12 years ago and he never mention what he did. I' just trying to find out things about the cruizer during 1945 and 1946.