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Dutch Cerberus (AN 93) Class: 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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Dutch Cerberus (AN 93)

On the ways at the Bethlehem Steel Co. Shipbuilding Division Staten Island yard, probably just before launching in April 1952.

Photo No. BUSHIPS 140049, NAID 7573386
Source: U.S. National Archives (RG-19-NN, negatives)

  Dutch Cerberus (AN 93) circa April 1952
Dutch Cerberus (AN 93)

Fitting out afloat at Bethlehem, Staten Island, with LSM 492 (Norwegian Vale) astern during the LSM's conversion to a coastal minelayer with large stern ports (see the MMC 6 class). Vale completed conversion on 20 September 1952.

Photo No. BUSHIPS 141209, NAID 7573400
Source: U.S. National Archives (RG-19-NN, negatives)

  Dutch Cerberus (AN 93) fitting out
Dutch Cerberus (AN 93)

Bethlehem Staten Island Hull 8184 (AN 93) nearly complete on 19 September 1952.

Photo No. BUSHIPS 141208, NAID 7573399
Source: U.S. National Archives (RG-19-NN, negatives)

  Dutch Cerberus (AN 93) on 19 September 1952
Dutch Cerberus (AN 93)

At the New York Naval Shipyard, Naval Base, Brooklyn, N.Y. on 19 November 1952 during an inclining experiment. She had been built nearby at the Bethlehem Steel Co. Shipbuilding Division Staten Island Yard.

Photo No. NY3-1540
Source: U.S. National Archives, RG-19 (textual) Entry P-48 Box 349 (Inclining experiments)

  Dutch Cerberus (AN 93) on 19 November 1952
Dutch Cerberus (AN 93)

At the New York Naval Shipyard on 19 November 1952 during an inclining experiment.

Photo No. NY3-1539
Source: U.S. National Archives, RG-19 (textual) Entry P-48 Box 349 (Inclining experiments)

  Dutch Cerberus (AN 93) on 19 November 1952
Dutch Cerberus (AN 93)

At sea in June 1966 in a Dutch Navy photo with two Dutch destroyers near the horizon.

Photo No. 2158_000575
Source: beeldbank.nimh.nl (Dutch Ministry of Defense)

  Dutch Cerberus (AN 93) in June 1966
Dutch Cerberus (AN 93)

At sea in 1966 in a Dutch Navy photo.

Photo No. 2158_027868
Source: beeldbank.nimh.nl (Dutch Ministry of Defense)

  Dutch Cerberus (AN 93) in 1966
Turkish AG-6 (AN 93)

TCG AG-6 (ex Dutch Cerberus) handling a caisson in Palamutbükü on the Turkish coast near Rhodes. Note that she still carries a light armament. The photo was posted on 17 October 2021 when the ship was almost 70 years old.

Photo No. None
Source: Yörük Işık @YorukIsik on Twitter

  Turkish AG-6 (AN 93) circa 17 October 2021