USS Bennington at anchor in Gravesend Bay, New York, 13 Dec 1944. Note that she has been repainted in the same Design 17 but in lighter shades from Measure 33 to Measure 32. Photo 2 of 2.

Caption   USS Bennington at anchor in Gravesend Bay, New York, 13 Dec 1944. Note that she has been repainted in the same Design 17 but in lighter shades from Measure 33 to Measure 32. Photo 2 of 2. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States National Archives
Identification Code   BS 78215
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Photos on Same Day 13 Dec 1944
Photos at Same Place Gravesend Bay, New York, United States
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 6 May 2020

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