Warding off a night attack.

Warding off a night attack. LOC Summary: Poster showing photograph of sailors firing a large gun aboard a ship at night. LOC Notes: Text continues: Each dreadnaught carries twenty or more 5-inch rapid fire guns ... In order to be an efficient member of a gun's crew, a man-o-war's-man must be keen, calm, quick, agile, precise, and ready, instantly, to meet any emergency-Navy training develops such men and they always make good. ... Navy Recruiting Station, 34 East 23rd St., N.Y. City, bet. 4th & Madison Av. near subway. Date Created/Published: 1917. World War 1 propaganda poster provided by LOC. Original medium: 1 photomechanical print (poster) ; 42 x 34 cm.