Military Records

U.S. Navy Ships - Auxiliary Ships

Index: Pictures of United States Navy Ships 1775-1941

Auxiliary Ships

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Wright (AV1). Aircraft tender. Aerial, starboard side, underway 53. Wright (AV1). Aircraft tender. Aerial, starboard side, underway. 1931.

 

National Archives Identifier:    520815
Local Identifier:    80-G-463531
Patoka (AV6), formerly oiler AO9. Aircraft tender. Aerial, starboard side, airship Shenandoah (ZR1)  moored at mast 54. Patoka (AV6), formerly oiler AO9. Aircraft tender. Aerial, starboard side, airship Shenandoah (ZR1) moored at mast. 1925.

 

National Archives Identifier:    520808
Local Identifier:    80-G-452975
Nitro (AE2). Ammunition ship. Port bow, at wharf 55. Nitro (AE2). Ammunition ship. Port bow, at wharf. 1938.

 

National Archives Identifier:    520819
Local Identifier:    80-G-466183
Houston (AK1), formerly Liebenfels. Cargo ship. Starboard bow, at wharf 56. Houston (AK1), formerly Liebenfels. Cargo ship. Starboard bow, at wharf. 1918.

 

National Archives Identifier:    535434
Local Identifier:    181-PS-821
Jupiter. Collier 3. Starboard bow 57. Jupiter. Collier 3. Starboard bow. 1913.

 

National Archives Identifier:    512992
Local Identifier:    19-N-13031
Melville (AD2). Destroyer tender. Aerial, port bow, with destroyers alongside 58. Melville (AD2). Destroyer tender. Aerial, port bow, with destroyers alongside. 1932.

 

National Archives Identifier:    520761
Local Identifier:    80-G-416393
Aroostock (AOG14). Gasoline tanker. Port side 59. Aroostock (AOG14). Gasoline tanker. Port side. 1943.

 

National Archives Identifier:    513045
Local Identifier:    19-N-43151
YT161. Harbor tug. Starboard bow 60. YT161. Harbor tug. Starboard bow. 1941.

 

National Archives Identifier:    513039
Local Identifier:    19-N-23934
Relief (AH1). Hospital ship, Aerial, starboard side, underway 61. Relief (AH1). Hospital ship, Aerial, starboard side, underway. 1931.

 

National Archives Identifier:    520825
Local Identifier:    80-G-466445
Owl (AM2). Minesweeper. Port side, underway 62. Owl (AM2). Minesweeper. Port side, underway. 1927.

 

National Archives Identifier:    512976
Local Identifier:    19-N-11050
Allegheny (AT19), formerly the Huron. Oceangoing tug. Port stern quarter, underway 63. Allegheny (AT19), formerly the Huron. Oceangoing tug. Port stern quarter, underway. 1921.

 

National Archives Identifier:    521005
Local Identifier:    80-G-1017235
Salamonie (AO26), formerly the Esso Columbia. Oiler. Starboard side, underway 64. Salamonie (AO26), formerly the Esso Columbia. Oiler. Starboard side, underway. 1941.

 

National Archives Identifier:    520823
Local Identifier:    80-G-466214
Medusa (AR1). Repair ship. Aerial, starboard side 65. Medusa (AR1). Repair ship. Aerial, starboard side. 1926.

 

National Archives Identifier:    520822
Local Identifier:    80-G-466212
Gannet (AVP8), formerly Minesweeper AM41.  Small seaplane tender. Port bow 66. Gannet (AVP8), formerly Minesweeper AM41. Small seaplane tender. Port bow. 1937.

 

National Archives Identifier:    520820
Local Identifier:    80-G-466187
Arctic(AF7), formerly the Yambill. Storeship. Aerial, starboard bow, underway 67. Arctic(AF7), formerly the Yambill. Storeship. Aerial, starboard bow, underway. 1924.

 

National Archives Identifier:    520824
Local Identifier:    80-G-466223
Holland (AS3). Submarine tender. Aerial, starboard bow, with six submarines alongside 68. Holland (AS3). Submarine tender. Aerial, starboard bow, with six submarines alongside. 1926.

 

National Archives Identifier:    520787
Local Identifier:    80-G-425928
Henderson (AP1). Transport. Starboard bow, camouflaged 69. Henderson (AP1). Transport. Starboard bow, camouflaged. 1918.

 

National Archives Identifier:    512961
Local Identifier:    19-N-7686


Please note: Based on leaflet Pictures of United States Navy ships, 1775-1941. Published by the National Archives Trust Fund Board, 1974. 14 pages. Web version differs in content from printed version. Printed version also contains fewer illustrations.


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