October 1942 - Starboard quarter view of the San Juan at anchor in a South Pacific anchorage. She is camouflaged in a splotched Measure 12 camouflage scheme. Except for her building, completion and trials at Bethlehem Steel Yards in Quincy, Massachusetts, she spent her entire career in the Pacific War zone. U.S. Navy Photo.
Photo sent in by Ben Gross, son of shipmate Lynden Gross.