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1. USS Murray Bow Starboard Quarter, tried to dock. 2. USS Champlin Port Broadside. Handwritting on bottom states, "DD-601 USS Champlin 1942" 3. USS Champlin Port Quarter, Stern View. Handwritting on bottom states, "DD-601 USS Champlin 1942" 4. USS Moffett Bow View, Starboard Quarter. 5. USS Thomason Printing on bottom states, "USS Thomason (DE 203). Photo released by Public Relations Office to Ship's Crew-Not for Publication." 6. USS Hodges Bow view of DE during flag raising ceremony. See notes. 7. USS Sand Lance Sub at moorings. Printing on bottom states, "SSN-660". 8. Ship's Head Photo of ship's head. Printing on bottom states, "3825-44". 9. Unknown Ceremony on DD Printing on bottom states, "494-43, US Navy Yard, SC March 4, 1943. Left ot right, beginning third from left, Mrs. V. D. Gormon, Mrs. B. P. Anderson, Mrs. Starkey, Lt. Gormon, Lt. R. E. Wheeler, Mrs. Wheeler, Lt. T. N. Brown, Commander L. C. Petross, Chaplain R. E. LeMoine, Mrs. Petross, Commander L. A. Tichenor, Lt. Comdr. G. R. Arey, Lt. Starkey. File 15187., DD" 10. USS Benson Ship under way, starboard bow, down view. 11. USS Benson Ship under way, rear port quarter, down view. 12. USS Benson Line of moored ships. Handwritten at bottom, "DD421 in Mothball Fleet 1948" 13. USS Hobson
Ship tried to wharf, port bow view. Priting on bottom states, "USS Hobson (DMS-26) (Ex-DD-464) 1948"