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NH 97604 USS Salem (CA-139)

Photo #: NH 97604  USS Salem (CA-139)
Title: USS Salem (CA-139)
Description: At anchor in Palmas Bay, Sardinia, on 19 May 1950, two days after she became flagship of the Sixth Fleet. She is dressed with flags and flies the three-star flag of Commander, Sixth Fleet, from her foremast. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval History and Heritage Command.
Catalog #: NH 97604
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