USS San Juan - Crew at General Quarters - Circa 1942
Crewmen at general quarters, while the ship was at sea, circa 1942. View looks aft
from the after superstructure. Note flash-protection clothing worn by the men, 1.1"
quadruple anti-aircraft machine gun mount in left center, 5"/38 guns beyond, and
depth charges on "K-gun" throwers by the main deck edge.
Courtesy of the Naval Historical Foundation.
Collection of Vice Admiral James E. Maher, USN, who was San Juan's
Commanding Officer at the time of this photograph.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.

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