World War II

World War II

World War II
Military Physical Training 12
III: Events
Pre-military physical conditioning work for freshman at Stagg Field, University of Chicago. Courtney Shanken, 21, scales the top, with physical instructor Erwin F. Beyer behind him, and Earl Shanken still climbing as freshman watch. Courtney regains his feet, tackles the tank trap, and gets set for a running leap off the other side.
Shanken, Courtney David, died 2015 | Shanken, Earl Andrew | Beyer, Erwin F. | Physical education and training | Soldiers--Training of--United States | World War, 1939-1945
Photographic prints; 19.5 x 24.0 cm
University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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