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Photo #: NH 106501
USS Roanoke (CL-145)
Underway at slow speed, circa the early 1950s.
Note the ship's crew at quarters, her call sign "NIQE" flying at the port yardarm, a motor whaleboat off her port side amidships and the lighthouse on the tip of the jetty in the background.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval History and Heritage Command.
Online Image: 123KB; 900 x 735pixels
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Image posted 7 May 2009