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USS Baltimore (CA 68); Heavy Cruiser; Commissioned 15 Apr 1943

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USS Baltimore (CA 68)

Baltimore class heavy cruiser USS Canberra at Boston in October 1943 - she commemorated the Australian cruiser sunk together with 3 US ones at the Battle of Savo Island in August 1942. Torpedoed in October 1944, she was not repaired until after the end of hostilities. She was not de-commissioned until 1978 after conversion to a guided missile cruiser.

USS Canberra (CA 2) Heavy Cruiser later converted to a heavy guided missile cruiser.

Heavy cruiser USS Wichita (CA-45)

Heavy cruiser USS Alaska (CB-1) maneuvering ahead of battleship USS Missouri (BB-63), Atlantic, 1944.