Photograph Catalog : Historic Maritime Photographs
Object ID:
2001.00449.3
Object Name:
Negative, Film
Collection:
LARRY BARBER
Description:
"ARCTIC AF-7
7-37 PDX
CDR L.S. FISKE Capt."
Artic was built in 1919 in Oakland, CA; as a freighter originally named "YAMHILL". Ship was acquired by the Navy in 1921 and commissioned as a stores ship. The ship served througout the Pacific theater in WWII. On 19 August 1947, the vessel was sold for scrap.
Photographer:
LARRY BARBER
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