(American Freighter, 1918) On her trial trip, 30 May 1918. Photographed by her builder, the Moore Shipbuilding Company, Oakland, California. This ship soon became USS Oakland (ID # 2847). Note her pattern camouflage, builder's pennant flying from a stub mast just aft of her forward gun platform, and U.S. Jack and Ensign at half-staff. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.