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Susan B. Anthony (AP-72): 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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USS Susan B. Anthony (AP-72)

Near the New York Navy Yard on 14 September 1942.

Photo No. 19-N-34066
Source: U.S. National Archives, RG-19-LCM

 
USS Susan B. Anthony (AP-72)

Photographed by the Norfolk Navy Yard on 7 October 1942.

Photo No. 19-N-35860
Source: U.S. National Archives, RG-19-LCM

 
USS Susan B. Anthony (AP-72)

Near the Norfolk Navy Yard on 7 October 1942.

Photo No. 19-N-35861
Source: U.S. National Archives, RG-19-LCM

 
USS Susan B. Anthony (AP-72)

Near the New York Navy Yard on 23 April 1943.
The ship has been rearmed, with the two forward 3"/50 guns being lowered and a 40mm twin mount being added between them on a raised platform.

Photo No. 19-N-44037
Source: U.S. National Archives, RG-19-LCM

 
USS Susan B. Anthony (AP-72)

Near the Norfolk Navy Yard on 13 May 1943.
The ship has been rearmed, losing her 4"/50 gun aft and receiving two 40mm twin mounts on raised platforms, one at each end.

Photo No. 19-N-47645
Source: U.S. National Archives, RG-19-LCM

 
USS Susan B. Anthony (AP-72)

Photographed near the Boston lightship by a blimp from the Naval Air Station, South Weymouth, Mass.
The ship has lost all her landing craft and her Welin davits and is now being used as a regular transport.

Photo No. Unknown
Source: U.S. National Archives, RG-19-LCM