The Recruit's Handy Book
1906 5 th Edition
Cloth, tan pamphlet style, Blue lettering, USN Seal
prepared under the Direction of the Bureau of Navigation
1902 by Lieutenant E. L. Beach, USN
1903 by Philip R. Alger USN
1905 by Philip R. Alger USN
The Naval Institute, Annapolis, MD.
The Lord Baltimore Press, Baltimore, MD.
4″ x 5¾” x ¼”
no price given – back cover page states “gratis to each recruit on enlistment”
Number of Page:
98 pages that includes 2 pennant plates and 3 Semaphore pages
Number of Chapters:
2 parts each with its’ own table of contents