National Geographic : 1954 Apr
© National Geographic Society 4 An Indian Officer Samples American Cooking: Bombay The turbaned, bearded representative of the Indian armed forces enjoys a buffet supper in the wardroom of the Middle East Command flagship. Behind him an Indian aide chats with a U. S . naval officer. Kodachromes by J. E. Calloway , Turtle Soup Comes Aboard "on the Hoof" In warm Middle East waters fishing is a primary diversion for officers and men of the Navy. Here in the Persian Gulf, crew members haul a sea turtle to the deck. Barnacles encrust the reptile's shell.