Charles Paulson

LT(jg) Charles Paulson


LT(jg) Charles Paulson

LT(jg) Charles Paulson was the Gunnery Officer on the SS Charles H Windham. LT Paulson was from Nevada and he was well liked and respected by members of his gun crew. He was born 8 April 1909 and passed away in 1972. Those who remember him can contact his son, Jan Paulson, at jpaulson@qis.net.

The picture below is LT(jg) Charles Paulson in dress uniform


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The picture below is Charles Paulson and Mary E Reinhard Paulson when they were married at Treasure Island


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The picture below is the gun crew of the SS Charles H Windham. LT Paulson is just to the left of the man sitting in the center of the picture


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The picture below is the gun crew of one of his ships, furnished by Wayne Bennett. Rear, L to R: A C Higgenbotham, H J Bogart, Hale, Wayne Bennett (dot over his head), F G Lopez, L V Fossome. Bottom, L to R: Chandler - GM1/C, Nickson - Coxswain, G Hollis - GM3/C, Hanson, and R Schweda.


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In the picture below the gun crew of the SS Charles H Windham is shown. Left to right is "Pete" Boswell, Albert Berger, Erwin Hatfield, Unidentified and Warren Peterson. In the back is William Chase and kneeling is Unidentified and then John Bakka.


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The picture below is an unidentified gun crew member on the SS Charles H Windham


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The picture below is of "Pete" Boswell and Cecil Bishop and William Benedict as ship passes Sugar Loaf Mountain in Brazil


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The picture below is of "Pete" Boswell and John Bakka on the Windham


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Pictured below is John Bakka on a 20MM


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Pictured below is "Pete" Boswell on a 20 MM, with unknown crew member


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Pictured below are "Pete" Boswell and Gunners Mate Miller in Calcutta


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Pictured below is one of a series of pictures, provided by Earnest Boswell, taken at the Shellback ceremony when crossing the equator


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Pictured below is one of a series of pictures, provided by Earnest Boswell, taken at the Shellback ceremony when crossing the equator


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Pictured below is one of a series of pictures, provided by Earnest Boswell, taken at the Shellback ceremony when crossing the equator


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Pictured below is one of a series of pictures, provided by Earnest Boswell, taken at the Shellback ceremony when crossing the equator


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Pictured below is one of a series of pictures, provided by Earnest Boswell, taken at the Shellback ceremony when crossing the equator


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Pictured below is one of a series of pictures, provided by Earnest Boswell, taken at the Shellback ceremony when crossing the equator


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Pictured below is one of a series of pictures, provided by Earnest Boswell, taken at the Shellback ceremony when crossing the equator


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Pictured below is one of a series of pictures, provided by Earnest Boswell, taken at the Shellback ceremony when crossing the equator


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Pictured below is one of a series of pictures, provided by Earnest Boswell, taken at the Shellback ceremony when crossing the equator


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Pictured below is a picture, provided by Wayne Bennett, taken at the Shellback ceremony when crossing the equator


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