Reluctant Warriors: 1939

Reluctant Warriors: 1939

A couple of champs mixing it up. Annapolis, Maryland, 1939. Navy Junior Boxing Championships for sons of Naval Officers stationed at the Naval Academy. This 20th annual tournament was entered by more than 100 lads ranging from 3 to 14 years. Harris & Ewing, photographer. Old photograph provided by LOC. Original Medium: glass negative.