Pastores (AF-16) class: 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 Calamares (ID # 3662)

At the New York Navy Yard on 28 June 1918 during her World War I service as a troopship.

Photo No. NH 536
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command

 
USS Calamares (AF-18)

Photographed by the Mare Island Navy Yard on 21 August 1943.

Photo No. NH 99747
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command

 
USS Calamares (AF-18)

Photographed by the Mare Island Navy Yard on 21 August 1943.

Photo No. NH 99758
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command

 
USS Calamares (AF-18)

Photographed by the Mare Island Navy Yard on 21 August 1943.

Photo No. NH 99759
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command

 
USS Pastores (AF-16)

At San Francisco oin 8 October 1944.
She retained the extra superstructure level aft of her stack that her sister lost in 1937.

Photo No. 19-N-77631
Source: U.S. National Archives (RG-19-LCM)

 
USS Pastores (AF-16)

Entering San Francisco Bay, California, circa late 1945 or early 1946. Note the long homeward-bound pennant flying from her mainmast.

Photo No. NH 66854-A
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command