US Navy Training and Naval Reserve Activities
Historical Info and Photos

See also Morse Training Equipment 

See also Rate Training Manuals


School Materials

1929 Radio Materiel School Notebook
1946 Radio Materiel School - Bellevue (Washington DC) - "Operation Electron"
1972 RADIOMAN "A School" Training - class notes - thanks to CAPT (ex-RM1) Lee Lance
Afloat Communications Systems - pdf HF Systems - Week 7 (AN/WRC-1) - part 1 pdf
Practice Deck Handbook - pdf HF Systems - Week 7 (control, patch panels, etc.) - parts 2 and 3 pdf
AN/URC-32 tuning - pdf HF Systems - Week 7 (HF RATT System) - part 4 pdf
AN/WRT-1 tuning - pdf HF Systems - Week 8 (HF Voice System) - pdf
Procedures - Week 3 - pdf UHF Systems - Week 9 (RED/TED, AN/URC-9)- parts 1 and 2 pdf
Procedures - Week 4 - pdf UHF Systems - Week 9 (AN/SGC-1A keyer) - part 3 pdf
Procedures - Week 5 - pdf UHF Systems - Week 10 (RED/TED, AN/URC-9) - pdf
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1984 RADIOMAN "A School" Training - student guide - thanks to Google Books
ET "A School" HF Transmitter/Receiver Sub-Systems (1982)   - covers AN/WRC-1B and AN/URT-23(V) Vol 3 part 1 - exercises - download pdf
Vol 3 part 2 - diagrams - download pdf
Model 14/19 Teletype Maintenance School Study Guide   Model 14
  Model 19
Naval Schools Command, Norfolk  download
Model 28 Teletype Maintenance  "C School"  Model 28  NAVTRA 41046
 NAVTRA 41047
 NAVTRA 41048
 download 
AN/UGC-20 & AN/UGC-25 Maintenance "C School"  Model 28 Compact  Sub School Maintenance Course A-160-0064   volume 1  
  volume 2  
  volume 3  
TT-299/UG Maintenance "C School" - thanks to Google Books  MITE  NAVPERS 93422   download
AN/TGC-14(V) Training - Study Guide  MITE  USAF 3AZR36350 (July 1972)   manual

School & Reserve Training

1944 USN Training Film showing Radioman training and operations

Great Lakes Naval Reserve?
Model 15 and Model 19 Teletypes
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Great Lakes Naval Reserve?
TBK-16 with KY-75/SRT FSK keyers
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Great Lakes Naval Reserve?
RBB & RBC receivers
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Great Lakes Naval Reserve?
TDE transmitter
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San Diego NTC
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San Diego NTC
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Great Lakes Training Center 1952
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Great Lakes Training Center 1957
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1944 Radio School, Farragut ID
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1927 Radio School
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1925 Radio School
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1917 Radio Electrician School. Columbia Univ.
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Receiver Training
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plaque-newport-1709.jpg (38740 bytes) Naval Reserve - location unknown
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NYC Naval Reserve 1940
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student-ndb-02.jpg (252428 bytes) NYC Naval Reserve 1940
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Houston Naval Reserve 1964
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Durham Naval Reserve 1948
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Pittsburgh Naval Reserve 1936
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Washington Naval Reserve
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Naval Reserve 1947 - location unknown
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NSG Reserve
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NSG Reserve
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Training Devices

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