USS Chicago (CA-29) being launched, 10 April 1930

USS Chicago (CA-29) being launched, 10 April 1930

USS Chicago (CA-29) being launched, 10 April 1930

Here we see the Northampton class heavy cruiser USS Chicago (CA-29) being launched at Mare Island on 10 April 1930, with a large crowd clustered surprisingly close to her bow. The figures do give a good idea of the scale of these cruisers.


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