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Catherine Bliss Enslow Papers
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Acc 0010 , Bx 46, fld 05, itm #02: Launching of the ship U.S.S. Huntington, Camden, N.J., 1945, Mrs. Milton L. Jarret, Jr. of Huntington (2nd from left) performed christening, b&w Note on photo reads: 4.8.45 launching of the U.S.S. Huntington. (left to right) Rear Admiral C. L. Brand, Mrs. Milton L. Jarrett, Jr, Rear Admiral R. W. Ryden, Mrs. John Clark Ensign, Rear Admiral D. Royce, at the NY Shipbuilding Corp, Camden 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. Brand, Admiral C. L. Ryden, Admiral R. W Ensign, mrs. John Clark Royce, Admiral D.
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. 77.