Donald Rutter photos  

Credit:  Donald's website   http://www.cnac.org/emilscott/rutter01.htm


Don, now an official car driver - 1938           Don, a new recruit at Great Lakes Naval Training Station, March 1940         Don (no shirt) US Navy Age 23. Santo Tomas University Internment Camp - June 1942.

Above Photos: Don, an official car driver - 1938, Don, a new recruit at Great Lakes Naval Training Station March 1940 and
Don (no shirt) US Navy Age 23. Santo Tomas University Internment Camp - June 1942. A short wave radio is hidden in the circuits of the turn-table.

Photos below:  In a bar in San Francisco where Don's weight is about 140 lbs. As a POW, Don's weight dropped to 72 lbs. in Fort Santiago.
It rose to 120 lbs. in Cabanatuan and dropped to 81 lbs. in the Japanese coal mines.
2nd photo: FiancÚ Elaine and Don are engaged this evening October 15, 1945

Red Rogers and Don Rutter, Camp #13 POW buddies.

The miracle of the third prayer is Elaine and I are engaged this evening October 15, 1945