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NH 82031 USS Portland (CA-33)

Photo #: NH 82031  USS Portland (CA-33)
Title: USS Portland (CA-33)
Description: View looking aft from the foredeck while at sea in 1944. Note the ship's two forward 8/55 gun turrets and the arrangement of her forward superstructure. A Mk.33 gun director with Mk.28 fire control radar is atop the pilothouse. Director atop the tripod foremast is a Mk.34, with Mk.8 fire control radar. The large radar antenna at the foremast peak is a SK. Courtesy of Vice Admiral T.G.W. Settle, USN (Retired), 1975. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 82031
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