Photo #: NH 549
USS Wakiva (SP-160)
At the Boston Navy Yard, Charlestown, Massachusetts, on 22 August 1917, showing searchlight platform fitted to her foremast.
The mizzenmast of USS Constitution is visible in the left background, with a camouflaged submarine chaser between it and the camera. See Photo #: NH 549-A for a cropped version of this photograph, emphasizing the sub chaser.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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Image posted 19 January 2006