USS Downes (DD-375), 1937-1947
Following Reconstruction, 1943-1945



This page features views of USS Downes (DD-375) taken in 1943-45, after she was reconstructed.

For other images of USS Downes, see:

  • USS Downes (DD-375), 1937-1947.


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    Photo #: 19-N-57885

    USS Downes (DD-375)


    Off the Mare Island Navy Yard, California, 8 December 1943.

    Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the U.S. National Archives.

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    Photo #: 19-N-57890

    USS Downes (DD-375)


    Ship's after portion, photographed from off her starboard side at the Mare Island Navy Yard, California, 30 November 1943.

    Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the U.S. National Archives.

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    Photo #: 19-N-57892

    USS Downes (DD-375)


    Ship's forward area, including her pilothouse and forward 5"/38 guns, photographed from off her starboard side at the Mare Island Navy Yard, California, 30 November 1943.
    Note Mark 37 Director atop her forward superstructure, and railway crane on the pier.

    Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the U.S. National Archives.

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    Photo #: 80-G-222460

    USS Downes (DD-375)


    Underway at sea, 23 February 1944.

    Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.

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    Photo #: 80-G-350668

    USS Downes (DD-375)


    At sea, 9 May 1945

    Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.

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    Photo #: 80-G-286356

    USS Downes (DD-375)


    Bombarding Marcus Island, in the Central Pacific, 9 October 1944.

    Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.

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    Photo #: 80-G-286357

    USS Downes (DD-375)


    Ship's forward 5"/38 guns firing to starboard, while she was bombarding Marcus Island, in the Central Pacific, 9 October 1944.

    Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.

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