|Caption||Detroit at the Mare Island Navy Yard, California, United States, 15 Aug 1942, photo 1 of 3; note destroyer Preston in background ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States National Archives|
|Photos in Series||See all photos in this series|
|Photos on Same Day||15 Aug 1942|
|Photos at Same Place||Vallejo, California, United States|
|Added By||C. Peter Chen|
|Added Date||5 Jul 2007|
|Licensing||Public Domain. According to the US National Archives, as of 21 Jul 2010:
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20 Oct 2016 05:49:41 PM
I have a picture, I believe, of my uncle sitting with a friend on the two forward guns. His name is Chalmer Fossett. He retired a Lt. Commander.