Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

NH 96823 Naval Magazine, Port Chicago, California

Photo #: NH 96823  Naval Magazine, Port Chicago, California
Title: Naval Magazine, Port Chicago, California
Description: Damage resulting from the 17 July 1944 ammunition explosion. This view looks north, showing the wreckage of Building A-7 (Joiner Shop) in the center and ship pier beyond. Note bulldozer and damaged automobiles in the foreground, railway crane at left, and scattered pilings. Photograph was taken by the Mare Island Navy Yard. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 96823
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