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Herchak, John Bernard


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John Herchak home movies collection

Identifier: COD0000082-ACC 1999-0002
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one film donated by the film maker, John Bernard Herchak, showing life onbaord the USS Knox, stationed in the Pacific Theatre of Operations at the end of WWII.
Dates: Probably filmed between 1944-1946

USS Knox, Probably filmed between 1944 and 1946

Scope and Contents This film shows scenes of: a house and the front and back garden of the house, a man in a suit with a walking stick is seen with a pipe in his mouth, a playing field with a man on a palmino horse, other people on horseback in cowboy like outfits, horses are shown in front of a barn, boys in suits, a man on horseback and a line of people on horseback with flags, a parade of people with flags of various states, then a polo match, with one man in a yellow jersey with an R on it. Close up of a man...
Dates: Probably filmed between 1944 and 1946