USS OAKLAND HISTORY & IMAGES Page 1




USS Oakland History and Images Page 2
15 July 1941 to 1 July1949

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Thanks to Gene BalesMM1(SW), USN, for reproducing this document for the USS OAKLAND taken from the Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships



USS Oakland's History Page 1 15 July 1941 to 1 July 1949



Photo #: NH 57453 USS Oakland (CL-95) at sea off San Francisco, CA 1943. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval Historical Center. Online Image: 74KB; 200 x 153 pixels





Photo #: 80-G-216804 Marshall Islands Raids, December 1943 USS Oakland(CL-95), at right, and a destroyer firing on Japanese planes attacking Task Force 50 near the Marshall Islands, 4 December 1943. Two of the planes are visible,   one in the photo's center and the other near the top. Photographed from USS Minneapolis(CA-36). Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives. Online Image: 87KB; 585 x 600 pixels Reproductions this image may also be available through the National Archives photographic reproduction.




Photo #: NH 98446 USS Oakland (CL-95) Plan view, midship, taken from a pierside crane at the Mare Island Navy Yard, California, on 27 October 1943. Circles mark alterations to the ship. USS St. Louis(CL-49) is in the background. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval Historical Center. Online Image: 87KB; 605 x 765 pixels.









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