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Crew and Troops aboard Harry Taylor


At a veterans reunion in 2000, the ARK team collected interviews, photographs and memorabilia from servicemen who served on the Gen. Harry Taylor and other US military vessels.

Special thanks to these vets for photos and memorabilia:

  • John Barabaro
  • Francis Broick
  • Fred Knott
  • Murray Kurland
  • Dennis Lance
  • Jeff Martine
  • Bobby Middleton
  • Rocky Ryan
  • Dean Varner
  • Myron Wesner
  • Roger Williams

Dean Varner

Bobby Middleton

Francis Broick

Built by Kaiser 1943 | Crew and Troops | Life Aboard Ship | Shoreleave | Troops and Sailors | Who was Harry Taylor? |
Pacific Ports of Call | San Francisco | New Guinea | Pearl Harbor |
"Magic Carpet" bringing home the troops | Marseilles | Egypt | Service With MSTS |