Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

NH 92578 USS Manchester (CL-83)

Photo #: NH 92578  USS Manchester (CL-83)
Title: USS Manchester (CL-83)
Description: Sikorsky HO3S helicopter, of squadron HU-1, lands on the cruiser's after deck after a gunfire spotting mission off the Korean coast, March 1953. Note: Manchester's wooden decking with aircraft tie-down strips and hangar cover tracks; 6/47 triple gun turrets; 5/38 and 3/50 twin gun mounts. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval History and Heritage Command.
Catalog #: NH 92578
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Topic
  • Boats-Ships--Cruisers
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  • Photograph
Wars & Conflicts
  • Korean Conflict 1950-1954
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