Military Photo of the Day: March 5, 2016

By Shannon Henderson Published on March 5, 2016

“Gobs” and Guns. A scene aboard the U.S.S. Texas, just back from foreign waters, showing the “gobs” enjoying a little fun on the big guns. Ca. 1918. Underwood & Underwood. (War Dept.) Exact Date Shot Unknown – Wikipedia. “Gob” isΒ slang for sailor, particularly a U.S. Navy sailor.

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