Huntly House, Auckland, is where Mattie lived and Charlie visited!
Only a daughter could put oils to canvas and capture her mother, Mattie
A new log bow is fabricated for the USS Minneapolis at Tulagi – Charlie now on the way back south to Espiritu Santo.
Charlie & his Divers inspect torpedo damage on USS New Orleans at Tulagi!
Nostalgia for local troops & sailors in Solomon Islands – home was not far...
Charlie and his divers in Guadalcanal – taken for families & sweethearts back home!