OOD Long Glass
Telescopes; Military art & science
OOD long glass (spy glass). One of three in use on December 7, 1941. This spy glass was used by the Officer of the Deck, who was responsible for the safety and navigation of the ship. It was salvaged by a USS Arizona diving party December 15-19. Found in the OOD "shack" on the quarter-deck while retrieving the Paymaster's safe.
USS Arizona Collection (AZ 517)
Donated by Cdr. Everett A. Malcolm, USN Ret. who lived through the attack on the Arizona.
Permission to use must be obtained from the University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections.
AZ 517 Box 42 Item 44, Accession # 81-2-1.
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii)