Photo #: NH 90735
USS Guam (CB-2)
Halftone photo of the ship's superstructure as the flag is raised for the first time during her commissioning ceremony, at the Philadelphia Navy Yard, 17 September 1944.
Copied from the ship's wartime cruise book, "U.S.S. Guam: Her Story, 1944-1945".
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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2 February 2000