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Construction Commissioning
Construction
12-foot range-finder
Off the Philadelphia Navy Yard
Conning Tower
Mark II Director Platform
Keel Laid
Launched
Launched
Off PNY
1st Refit in NY
August 1942 Overhaul
6 January 1939
PNY May 1941
15 May 41
Capt. Benson and Commissioning
Commissioning
Commissioning
Commissioning on May 15, 1941
Launch envelope
Maiden Voyage
Marine Detachment
LIFE magazine
First Shakedown Cruise

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Atlantic Convoy
PQ15 Kings Visit
In Scapa Flow
Photograph Arriving in New York City
Off New York City
22 April 1942
PQ15 sailing for Russia
Task Force 99
In Heavy Seas - North Atlantic
Anchored in Hvalfjörður
Hvalfjörður, Iceland
Admiral On The Bridge
OS2U Kingfisher
Iceland 1942
Scotland on 4 April 1942
BB56 and HMS Victorious
Elevated Barrels
Enroute to Scapa Flow
Inspecting Marine Detachment
King George VI Inspects
Haircut Inspection
King George
Officers at Quarters
King of England inspecting
Side Boys
Adm. Stark and Captain Benson Inspect

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Collision Puget Sounds
Missing Bow at Pearl Harbor
Repair Ship Vestal
Bow damage
Collision at Kwajelein
Alongside USS Vestal
BB58 at Pearl Harbor 13 Feb 44
Drydock Pearl Harbor
Collision Damage-Bow
Puget Sounds Naval Shipyard
In Puget Sounds Navy Yard
Off Puget Sound Navy Yard
Post Refit Trials off Port Angeles
Anchored in Sinclair Inlet
29 April 1944
June-September 1945
Temporary bow
26 April 1944

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Command Staff Pacific Action
Capt Strothers accepts Award
1st Earl Alexander of Hillsborough
November 1945
Bensen to Davis
Captain Benson
Captain Benson
Addresses the crew
RADM Cooley and Captain McInerney
Captains Cabin
RADM Giffen
Admiral Stark Piped Aboard
Rear Admiral Willis A.Lee, Jr.
Enemy Aircraft Approaching
On Forward Deck
Japanese destroyer Ayanami
Patrolling off French Indo-China
30 April 1943
Five inch Mounts firing
Direct Hit
Task Force 38.3
The Last Assault
4 Dec 44
Task Force 38.3
May 1944
SBD Divebomber Overhead
Sighting the 20mm
16 Inch Savo
Maneuvering off Oahu, Hawaii
Great Marianas Turkey Shoot
OS2U Kingfisher
Kirishima
The Bow Goes Under
In the Pacific
Rescued Japanese pilot
Downed Japanese pilot
Rearming
Refueling
Off Okinawa
Refueling
Rescue t Sea
Santa Cruz
Resupplies
Weathering a Typhoon
View from USS Enterprise
2 May 1943
Wet Bow

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Post War Post War
Navy Day
Battle Record on the Stack
Midshipmen's Practice Squadron
10 September 1945
Overhead View
Heading for the Scrap Yard
1946
Panama Canal
Shore Leave
Final Passage
Panama Canal
In the eyes of the ship
Navy Day Visitors
Navy Day Visitors
Returns to her birthplace
Returning Home

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Operation
Magic Carpet
Shipmates
Crew
Troops boarding
Army Dishes out Navy Chow
Enjoying Navy Chow
Operation Magic Carpet
Army Returns Home
Baseball Team
Dive Crew
Laundry
Lt.Gunner Friday
Ship Mascot
Zero Ships Mascot

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Shipmates
Divisions & Duties
Shipmates
Events
Fresh Bread Daily
CIC
Dental Office
Dispensary
Engine Room
Fire Control Panel
Generators
Barber
Clean laundry
Machine Shop
Shooting the Sun
On Watch
Operating Room
Plotting Room
Print Shop
Radio Room
Sending it by Semaphore
Ships Store
Sickbay
Ships Soda Fountain
Soup of the day
Typewriter Crew
Ward Room
1st Birthday Cake
Abandon Ship
Over the side
Life Jackets
Off Duty
Celebration Cake
Cake Engineers
Burial at Sea
Burial at Sea
From Crows Nest
Wrestling - The Manly Art
Divine Services
A Lot Of Men To Feed
Fishing
General Quarters
1st gunnery practice
Entertainment
Neptunus Rex
Neptunus Rex
Patient Transfer
Pay Day
Shangri La
Scrub Down
Special Sea Detail
Smoker
Target Practice
20mm Training
Sponsor Virginia Marshall
Presentation Y-Awards