Mauna Loa (AE-8) 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 Mazama (AE-9)

Photographed circa early 1944.

Photo No. 19-N-63398
Source: U. S. National Archives (RG-19-LCM)

 
USS Akutan (AE-13)

Photographed by her builder on 23 February 1945 just after commissioning.

Photo No. 19-N-81981
Source: U. S. National Archives (RG-19-LCM)

 
USS Akutan (AE-13)

Photographed by her builder on 23 February 1945 just after commissioning.

Photo No. 19-N-81979
Source: U. S. National Archives (RG-19-LCM)

 
USS Akutan (AE-13)

Photographed by her builder on 23 February 1945 just after commissioning.

Photo No. 19-N-81984
Source: U. S. National Archives (RG-19-LCM)

 
USS Mazama (AE-9)

Probably photographed during the 1950s.

Photo No. USN 1044024
Source: Shipscribe

 
USS Mazama (AE-9)

Probably photographed in 1956.

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

 
USS Mauna Loa (AE-8)

Offloading ammunition on 31 January 1965 while at anchor.
The service craft alongside include YTB-755 amidships and YC-1369 forward.

Photo No. USN 1111131
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command