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NH 98651 Loss of USS Frank E. Evans (DD-754)

Photo #: NH 98651  Loss of USS Frank E. Evans (DD-754)
Title: Loss of USS Frank E. Evans (DD-754)
Description: 2 June 1969 Frank E. Evans's stern section tied up alongside USS Everett F. Larson (DD-830), after she was cut in two in a collision with the Australian aircraft carrier Melbourne. The ships were participating in Southeast Asian Treaty Organization exercises in the South China Sea when the collision occurred. Photographed by PH2 Robert Green, USN. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval History and Heritage Command.
Catalog #: NH 98651
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