The size of the work forced also changed, varying with war, peace, and the size of the fleet. During World War II, more than 50,000 full-time employees worked round-the-clock in such specialized jobs as ship fitter, boilermaker, and foundry worker.
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|Placed By||Boston National Historical Park Charlestown Navy Yard-National Park Service US Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 4:18am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 330737 N 4693367|
|Decimal Degrees||42.37416667, -71.05585000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 22.45', W 71° 3.351'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 22' 27.00" N, 71° 3' 21.06" W|
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|Area Code(s)||617, 781, 857|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 10-12 1st Ave, Boston MA 02129, US|
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