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0010: Catherine Bliss Enslow Papers
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Launching of the ship U.S.S. Huntington, Camden, N.J., 1945, Mrs. Milton L. Jarret, Jr. of Huntington performing christening, b&w Note on bottom of photo reads: 4.8.45 launching of the U.S.S. Huntington. Photo shows sponsor Mrs. Milton L. Jarret, Jr. christening the ship at the NY shipbldg Corp, Canden N. J. USS Huntington, CL107 was a 10,000 ton Fargo class light cruiser decommissioned in mid-June 1949 and laid up in reserve at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was stricken from the Navy list in September 1961 and sold for scrapping April 1962.
People: Jarret, Mrs. Milton L.,Jr.
Subject Terms: Ships U.S.S. Huntington
Studio: Acme Newspictures
"Launching of U.S.S. Huntington, 1945, christening by Mrs. Milton L. Jarret" (1945). 0010: Catherine Bliss Enslow Papers, 1890-1973. 76.