Photo #: 19-N-18028
USS Henley (DD-391)
Ready for launching, at the Mare Island Navy Yard, California, 12 January 1937.
USS Preston (DD-379) is partially visible through the crane rails, at right.
Sign on the overhead crane states: "Capacity ... Main Hoist-80000 lbs ... Aux. Hoist-15000 lbs".
Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the U.S. National Archives.
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6 February 2002