Aldebaran (AF-10): Photographs

These photographs were selected to show the original configuration of this class and major subsequent modifications. For most classes many other photographs exist.
For more complete online collections of U. S. Navy ship photographs see in particular the NHHC Online Library of Selected Images and the NavSource Photo Archive.

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USS Aldebaran (AF-10)

Photographed by the Mare Island Navy Yard on 28 September 1942.

Photo No. 19-N-35605
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command

 
USS Aldebaran (AF-10)

Photographed by the Mare Island Navy Yard on 28 September 1942.

Photo No. 19-N-35607
Source: U. S. National Archives (RG-19-LCM)

 
USS Aldebaran (AF-10)

Photographed by the Mare Island Navy Yard on 3 October 1943.

Photo No. Not Assigned
Source: U. S. National Archives (RG-19-LCM)

 
USS Aldebaran (AF-10)

Underway on 8 September 1955. A superstructure extension has been added forward of the bridge.

Photo No. USN 683231
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command

 
USS Aldebaran (AF-10)

Riding high as she returns from a supply mission at sea. This photograph is dated 25 August 1960.

Photo No. Unknown
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command

 
USS Aldebaran (AF-10)

Preparing to come alongside USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CVA-42) on 4 January 1963 to conduct an underway replenishment.

Photo No. USN 1074659
Source: Shipscribe