Memoir

Dad naval officer photo story Our Picture of the Month USS George F. Elliot(Click on these pictures to expand and twice for a huge picture)
  • Dad mentioned in his civilian employer's post after leaving for WWII on the George F. Elliot, a light Cruiser shot down by a kamikaze in 1942 at Guadalcanal and survived with most of the crew.
Dan's Jordan HS yearbook photo 1958
  • Dan, Long Beach Jordan H.S.Senior 1958
Dan and Sean's Bluejay Recreation Park baseball team
  • Dan(right) Coached Sean's Blue Jay Granada Hills Park League team with Randy(on left)
Mom 1941
  • Mom various locations,the top two of the beach is at Miami
Dan third from left Phil third from right 1952 little league Morgan Park
  • Dan Little League 3rd from left, cousin Phil Groebe third from right,1952 Morgan Park, Ill.
Dan and Joan at Berkeley with Shiva1971
  • Joan,Shiva,Dan at our Berkeley Apartment on 1720 Delaware Street
Ruthie and Dan at 7 Miami, Florida
  • Dan and Ruthie King Crim, my grandmother, raised in Richfield Springs, N.Y., graduated Syracuse U. a music major(Opera singer, violinist and concert piano player)
Chapter 11 Chip plebe year Annapolis 1956
  • Chip a plebe in 1956 at the U S Naval Academy
Dan Lavery Jerry Cohen Sandy Nathan ACLU1974
  • Dan, Jerry Cohen, and Sandy Nathan at the ACLU in LA press conference 1975
Chip wins an appointment to Annapolis 1956 and Val wins painting contest
  • Chip receives an appointment to the Naval Academy from Japan 1956 and sister Valerie Crim Lavery receives an award  for her art work
Dan Uncle Paul Chip MPMA Dad's Day1954
  • Dan, Paul, Chip   at Morgan Park Military Academy,  Dad's Day Football game for the Varsity football team Chip played halfback for, and the Frosh-Soph team Dan quarterbacked, and Banquet (program)October 1954
Yoshio Suzuki's Birthday Party in Kamakura 1955 Chip Bill and Dan upper left
  • Alex's Birthday party Kamakura 1955, Japan Top(Chip,Bill, Dan, Alex's sister, bottom Ken, Alex and friends)
Dad at Yokosuka Naval base Japan 1955
  • Dad at Yokosuka Naval Base, Japan 1955 opening his door as Commander, Headquarters Support Activity
Dan and Joan's marriage Oak Park Ill. 9/18/1971
  • Joan and Dan's Marriage September 18, 1971 Oak Park, Illinois
Dan's Graduation photo from U.S.Naval Academy 1964
  • Dan's US Naval Academy Yearbook Graduation Photo 1964
  RA5C on ground at Sanford Naval Air Station1965
  • RA5C Vigilante Dan trained in at Sanford Florida 1964-5
Dan files case against Teamsters and Growers 1974
  • Some of Dan's United Farm Worker Cases at the ACLU in LA 1974-5
Dan hired by ACLU as Director of Farmworker project in Los Angeles 1974
  • More of Dan's ACLU Cases as Director of the Farmworker Project
Dan Encino Law Office
  • Dan at his Encino Civil Rights Office
  chapter-11 Dan running with ball, about to tackle, kneeling with Coach Bux, handing ball to Chip YoHi 1956
  • Dan running with the ball, about to tackle a Narimasu runner,kneeling next to coach Bux, and handing a ball to Chip for Yokohama Red Devils varsity football team 1955 for Yokohama American High School
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  • Dan freshman varsity relief pitcher Yokohama High School 1954
Dan on right for Little League White Sox in 1952 at MPMA Chicago Ill
  • Dan pitching for  the Morgan Park White Sox Little League Team in 1952  at Morgan Park Military Academy two houses from his home
chapter-13 Dan graduation from Jordan High School 1958 Long Beach Ca.
  • Dan's David Starr Jordan High School Graduation at Long Beach 1958
chapter-13 Dan high hurdles tackler to block for Ron Moncrief 1957 Jordan HS
  • Dan Leaps tackler to block after completing a pass to Ron Moncrief at a Jordan High School varsity football game 1957
  chapter-13 Dan throwing jump-pass for press before first game Jordan HS1957
  • Dan Jordan's varsity quarterback mentioned in a story in the Long Beach Press at Jordan High School 1957 before the Jordan vs Poly High School game
chapter-17 Chip first married in Annapolis class of 1960 to Pat Replogle June 1960
  • Chip and Pat's Marriage at the Naval Academy first for the class of 1960 at the Academy Chapel
chapter-20 Sandy and Sam Milwit, Mom, and Dan 1961 Florida at Braden Beach north of Miami
  • Sam and Sandy Milwit with Dan and his Mom 1962  during summer vacation
chapter-38 Dan and Aleksey 1977
  • Dan and son, Aleksey Lavery when 4,  Dodger fans in 1978  at our San Fernando home
chapter-7 Dan with trumpet after graduation from Coronado Junioir HS 1954
  • Dan at Coronado home one block from the beach with trumpet after graduating from Coronado Junior High School 1954
chapter-22 Dan entering RA5C Sanford NAS Fla. 1965
  • Dan about to enter the clam-shell cockpit of the RA5C Vigilante he trained in at Sanford Naval Air Station, Florida 1965
chapter-23 Ltjg. Dan with broken nose and black eyes after 3 TD passes for RVAH3 Sanford, Fl 1965
  • How did Dan end up with two Black Eyes and a Broken Nose at Sanford Naval Air Station? Here is the article from a Sanford Newspaper in 1965.
chapter-32 Dan at peace rally San Francisco throws medals into coffin after anti-war statement 1970
  • Dan speaking at a Vietnam Protest during the Vietnam Moratorium after Nixon invaded Cambodia in May 1970 with George Brown looking on.
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  • The Alcan Highway where Dan and Joan took their honeymoon on their way to Alaska Legal Services in Anchorage in the summer of 1972 with their Black Lab Shiva in a yellow panel truck they named their "yellow submarine."
     

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