Naval History and Heritage Command

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2014.96 James Duffy Collection

James Duffy Collection
Title: James Duffy Collection
Caption: Collection photo # 2014.96.01 - sailors enoying a meal in the mess deck of USS Fargo (CL 106)
Description: Photos from the collection of James Duffy, Sr. during his service onboard USS Fargo (CL 106) during its first two voyages, 1946-1950. Images include: Crossing the Line ceremonies, general onboard scenes, diving off deck, ship's band, liberty in Turkey & Switzerland with local populations (very good photos with locals), exterior of the ship, ship's officers, laundry, mess hall, hair cuts, & cooking.
Accession #: 2014
Catalog #: 2014.96
Tags: NHHC_Tags:phototags/celebrations-ceremonies/crossing-the-linemess_hallnavy_life/hygiene_laundryrecreation_and_sports/libertyNHHC_Tags:heritage/traditions/music-bands
Donor: James Duffy
Copyright Owner: Naval History & Heritage Command
After this Year: 1945
Before this Year: 1951
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