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80-G-259466 USS Honolulu (CL-48)

Photo #: 80-G-259466  USS Honolulu (CL-48)
Title: USS Honolulu (CL-48)
Description: Underway near Espiritu Santo, New Hebrides, on 7 August 1943, en route to Pearl Harbor for battle damage repairs. She has been fitted with a short false bow as a temporary replacement for that lost in the Battle of Kolombangara, 13 July 1943. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the U.S. National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-259466
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