Photo #: 80-G-405490
USS Pittsburgh (CA-4)
The decommissioned ship being used in bomb tests, 8 October 1931.
This photograph shows the explosion of the first 500-pound bomb in the test series.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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23 December 2002