|Caption||USS Chester at Mare Island Nay Yard on 16 May 1945 after an overhaul that drastically altered her appearance. The foremast was shortened while the mainmast was shifted forward and mounted to the aft smoke stack ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Navy|
|Photos at Same Place||Vallejo, California, United States|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||22 Feb 2014|
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|Licensing||Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".|
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