Photo #: NH 70676
USS V-6 (SC-2)
View on deck, looking forward from the bridge. Taken while she was fitting out at the Mare Island Navy Yard, California, 12 April 1930. Note that her forward 6"/53 deck gun has not yet been fitted.
USS V-4 (SM-1) and barge YR-5 are in the background.
V-6 was renamed Nautilus in 1931.
Courtesy of the Mare Island Naval Shipyard, 1970.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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6 June 2003