Shepler sketching in a hand held notebook. Identification on verso: LIETUTENANT DWIGHT C. SHEPLER, U.S.N.R. Official U.S. Navy Combat Artist, trying to sketch General MacArthur at 30 knots, on the bow of a PT boat bound for Corregidor. No spray shows because the bow is so far out of water.
Dwight Shepler sitting on a boat, circa 1942 / unidentified photographer. Forbes Watson papers, 1840-1967, bulk 1900-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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