Recruit Training Command

Recruit Training Command Great Lakes Illinois

Stock #: 356791
Type: Postcard
Era: Continental Chrome
City: Great Lakes
State: Illinois (IL)
County: Lake
Publisher: Photo Publishing Company
Size: 4" x 6" (10.25 x 15.25 cm)

Additional Details:
Overall aerial view of USNTC's Recruit Training Command with Lake Michigan in background. RGC's Main Gate is at left foreground. The large double-square buildings are recruit barracks, capable of housing more than 1,000 persons. USNTC is 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan. It is the oldest and largest facility of its kind in the US. Its essential role is recruit training of inductees, and the operation of service schools for student Navy personnel