Title: Tim Davis Photo Collection
Description: Collection of 26 photographs related to the naval service of Duane Damitz aboard USS Minneapolis (CA-36) during 1935. The photographs seem to follow the cruise of the USS Minneapolis when she departed in April 1935 for the Panama Canal and San Diego, arriving in April to join Cruiser Division 7, Scouting Force. Included are views of the ship, including views from the top of the foremast; looking towards the bridge; hoisting aircraft aboard ship; refueling a destroyer at sea; ship’s guns; as well as views of crew members. Locations seen include sailing through the Panama Canal (including locks), power runs off Cape Hatteras (February, 1935), and off Long Beach (July, 1935).
Donor: Tim Davis
Copyright Owner: Naval History & Heritage Command
Format: Black & white photographs
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