Armadillo (IX-111) 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 Porcupine (IX-126)

In the Southwest Pacific on 17 October 1944.

Photo No. 80-G-295412
Source: Shipscribe

USS Caribou (IX-114)

Probably shown during a stop at San Francisco in early 1946 on her way from Guam to Norfolk, Va., to decommission.

Photo No. None
Source: Shipscribe

Ex-USS Panda (IX125)

Photographed in March 1948 just after being withdrawn from the Maritime Commission Reserve Fleet at Lee Hall (James River) Virginia and just before being delivered to her commercial buyer at Hoboken, N.J.

Photo No. NH 89406
Source: U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command