This is a photo from the spring of 1945. The men in the photo were members of the Buccaneers (they also had a football team) sandlot baseball team. The photo was taken in the open lot opposite Resurrection School, a place where the apartment buildings now stand. In the upper left hand corner of the photo you can see the outline of Resurrection School. The telephones poles in the background are running along Gerritsen Avenue.
Top Row L to R: Joe McCandless (plaid shirt), George McKewan ( wearing vest), Hammy Hanson, Alan Meadus (dark baseball cap), Unknown, Unknown, Donald Ellers (leather jacket), Unknown
Bottom Row: Tom McCandless, Johnny Halloran, Jack McAullife (white shirt),Tommy Morrison, Unknown, Unknown (Courtesy Tim McAullife)