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Hydrographer (AGS-2): Photographs

These photographs were selected to show the original configuration of this class and major subsequent modifications. For more views see the former NHHC (now Hyperwar) Online Library of Selected Images and the NavSource Photo Archive.

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USC&GS Hydrographer

Photographed in service with the Coast and Geodetic Survey before World War II, possibly when new.

Photo No. Unknown
Source: NOAA (

USS Hydrographer (AGS-2)

Photographed circa 1942.

Photo No. NH 82199
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command

USS Hydrographer (AGS-2)

At Kodiak, Alaska, on 8 March 1943.

Photo No. 80-G-79639
Source: U.S. National Archives, RG-80-G