Photo #: NH 41864
S.S. W.L. Steed (American Tanker, 1918)
Launching, at the Fore River Shipbuilding Company shipyard, Quincy, Massachusetts, 1918.
Note her pattern camouflage, and tugs standing by in the background.
This ship served as USS W.L. Steed (ID # 3449) between September 1918 and March 1919.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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15 May 2005