Called to Serve, pt. 1

Espinosa in civilian clothes arrives for WAVES training, Hunter College.
Courtesy National Archives

Maria Ramona Espinosa meets the Shore Patrolman at the gate of Hunter College in the Bronx, N.Y. She is here, eager to begin her WAVE journey! More on her journey in the coming days.

Post-ops not Post-mortems

Jump corrects Harrison's errors in flight plan.
Courtesy National Archives

A coordinated flight plan could mean the difference between life and death for both a pilot and his crew. WAVE Emily Jump examines Ens. Charles Harrison’s course and points out his errors – while most students tend to rely on instinct, in combat rigorous training is necessary for survival.