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1942-09-07 (5)
1943-01-11 (4)
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Charleston Naval Shipyard Photographs

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USS LST 359 and 360
USS LST 359 and 360 Writing on bottom states, "157-43 US Navy Yard, SC. January 11, 1943. Launching of the USS LST 359 and 360 from Building Ways 342 and 342C, Respectively, January 11, 1943. Stern view of LST 359 and 360. Picture taken just prior to launching, January 11, 1943. File 14736."
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USS LST 359 and 360
USS LST 359 and 360 Writing on bottom states, "157-43 US Navy Yard, SC. January 11, 1943. Launching of the USS LST 359 and 360 from Building Ways 342 and 342C. Respectively. View of Sponsor's platform immedietly after releasing LST 360. File 14716."
3.
Keel Laying Ceremonies of the LST #355
Keel Laying Ceremonies of the LST #355 Under tab, "Labor Day 1942" Printing at bottom states, "1391-42 US Navy Yard, SC September 7, 1942. Admiral W. Glassford presenting Mr. And Mrs. Eugene H. Ingram with a plaque commemorating the Keel Laying Ceremonies of the LST #355, on Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 1942. File 14163"
4.
USS LST 359 and 360
USS LST 359 and 360 Writing on bottom states, "156-43 US Navy Yard, SC. January 11, 1943. Group picture of Representatives of the Planning Section and the Sub-contracting Firms for the LST program. (Names follow) File 14735."
5.
LST 360
LST 360 Writing on bottom states, "386-43 US Navy Yard, SC. February 9, 1943. (LST 360) Commissioning Ceremonies. (Names follow) File 14906."
6.
LST #357
LST #357 Printing on bottom states, "1964-42 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. December 14, 1942. Launching of LST #357, Building Ways #343. Bow view just prior before the vessel entered the water. File 14512."
7.
LST 355
LST 355 Writing on bottom states, "1374-42 US Navy Yard, SC. September 7, 1942. Keel laying ceremonies of the LST 355, Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 1942. (names follow) File 14146."
8.
LST 358
LST 358 Printing on bottom states, "1962-42 US Navy Yard, SC. December 15, 1942. Launching of LST #358, Building Ways #343. Bow View just before launching. File 14510."
9.
LST 355
LST 355 Writing on bottom states, "1809-42 US Navy Yard, SC. November 16, 1942. LST 355 launched from Building Ways #342C just after pivoting. File 14406."
10.
LST 355
LST 355 Writing on bottom states, "1988-42 US Navy Yard, SC. December 22, 1942. LST 355, Commissioning Ceremonies. Capt. Knipe, Mrs. Glassford, & Mrs. Kraft. File 14536."
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LST 356
LST 356 Writing on bottom states, "1381-42 US Navy Yard, SC. September 7, 1942. Admiral W. Glassford presenting Mr. and Mrs. Moses B. Hayes with a plaque commemorating the keel laying of the LST 356, Monday, Labor Day, September 7, 1942. 14153."
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LST 356
LST 356 Writing on bottom states, "1383-42 US Navy Yard, SC. September 7, 1942. keel laying ceremonies of the LST 356, Monday, Labor Day, September 7, 1942. (names follow) File 14155."
13.
LST 356
LST 356 Writing on bottom states, "1986-42 US Navy Yard, SC. December 22, 1942. LST 356 Commissioning Ceremonies. Capt. Baker reading the commission. File 14534."
14.
LST 358
LST 358 Printing on bottom states, "1957-42 US Navy Yard, SC. December 15, 1942. Launching of LST #358, Building Ways #343. Mrs. R. A. Hinners, Sponsor, View taken immedietly after vessel was released. File 14505."
15.
USS LST 359 and 360
USS LST 359 and 360 Writing on bottom states, "157-43 US Navy Yard, SC. January 11, 1943. Group picture of LST Sub-Contractor Representatives taken with Sponsors and Maid and Matron of Honor. (Names follow) File 14724."
16.
LST 356
LST 356 Writing on bottom states, "1984-42 US Navy Yard, SC. December 22, 1942. LST 356 Commissioning Ceremonies. Capt. Jacquemot prior to reading of orders. File 14532."
17.
LST 355
LST 355 Writing on bottom states, "1371-42 US Navy Yard, SC. September 7, 1942. Speaker's Stand for Labor Day Ceremonies Monday, September 7, 1942. View showing west end of Building Ways # 342 and spectator's area. File 14143."
18.
USS Stanly
USS Stanly Printing on bottom states, "296-43 US Navy Yard, SC February 16, 1943. (DD 478) Starboard Bow, Down View. File 14875." The ship in the background may be LST 357.