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    USS Baltimore (CA 68)


    USS Baltimore (CA 68)

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

    Heavy cruiser USS Baltimore off Boston Navy Yard, 10 September 1943. She was the lead ship of her class of 14 heavy cruisers.

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    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 Torsk - Baltimore Maritime Museum


    Baltimore class 8 in heavy cruiser USS Macon: she was commissioned barely a week before the formal Japanese surrender on 2 September 1945, and had to wait for the Korean War before seeing active service, having been in reserve previously. Finally decommissioned in 1961, she was scrapped in 1973.

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    Crewman on board the U.S. Navys Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Baltimore (SSN 704) stand by with a grappling hook to snag a mail shipment being lowered by an SH-60 Seahawk helicopter from Anti-Submarine Squadron Five (HS-5) July 17, 1996. The Baltimore is part of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) Battle Group, which is just days away from completing their scheduled six-month deployment in the Mediterranean.

    1945 3-classes of US warships center Battleship, right Cruiser, left destroyer

    heavy cruiser USS Pensacola

    Submarine USS Torsk - Baltimore Harbour, Maryland, USA by lyon photography

    Carrier Raids on Truk, 17-18 February 1944: Vought OS2U-3 "Kingfisher" is recovered USS Baltimore (CA-68) after she had rescued Lit JG, George M. Blair from Truk Lagoon, 18 February 1944. Plane's pilot is Lt JG Denver F. Baxter. His radioman, ARMC Reuben F. Hickman, is on the wing, preparing to attach the plane so it can be hoisted on board.Blair's F6F "Hellcat", of Fighting Squadron Nine from USS Essex (CV-9), had been shot down during the dawn fighter sweep over Truk.

    USS Maryland

    USS Nimitz (CVN 68) passes the battleship USS Arizona

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

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