Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

19-N-33052 USS Detroit (CL-8)

Photo #: 19-N-33052  USS Detroit (CL-8)
Title: USS Detroit (CL-8)
Description: At the Mare Island Navy Yard, California, on 15 August 1942. Note her anchor, anchor gear and 6/53 guns. Circles mark recent alterations to the ship. USS Preston (DD-379) is in the left background and YF-380 is in the far center distance. See Photo # 19-N-33052 (cropped) for a closer view of those two vessels, cropped from this image. Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the U.S. National Archives.
Catalog #: 19-N-33052
Related Content
Topic
  • Boats-Ships--Cruisers
Document Type
  • Photograph
Wars & Conflicts
File Formats
  • Image (gif, jpg, tiff)
Location of Archival Materials