Map showing Port Chicago’s location within the greater San Francisco Bay, California, United States.Diagram taken from the Navy report showing the ships and pier at the center of the Port Chicago munitions explosion, 17 Jul 1944. Note that the tonnages listed are as of 6 hours prior to the explosion.
Map showing Port Chicago’s location within the greater San Francisco Bay, California, United States.Diagram taken from the Navy report showing the ships and pier at the center of the Port Chicago munitions explosion, 17 Jul 1944. Note that the tonnages listed are as of 6 hours prior to the explosion.
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