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|58k||USS Flint (CL 97) Ready for christening, at the Bethlehem Steel Company shipyard, San Francisco, California, 25 January 1944. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval Historical Center #NH 98511.||USNHC|
|76k||USS Flint (CL 97) Launching, at the Bethlehem Steel Company shipyard, San Francisco, California, 25 January 1944. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval Historical Center #NH 98512.||USNHC|
Port side view, date and location unknown.
U.S. Navy photo.
|175k||Port bow aerial view, date and location unknown possibly during gunnery practice..||John Spivey|
USS Flint (CL 97) Off San Francisco, California, 18 September 1944. The original print has been annotated to identify radar and other antennas.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval Historical Center #NH 64665.
|23k||Starboard bow view, 1 December1944, while at anchor in San Francisco Bay (caption updated by Wil P Kraushaar)||USN|
USS Flint (CL 97) Probably at Ulithi Atoll, circa late March 1945, as the Fifth Fleet was departing for the Okinawa operation. Photographed from USS West Virginia (BB 48). Flint's camouflage is Measure 33, Design 22d.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives #80-G-K-3813.
(Low-resolution original that the above photo was cropped from) - U.S. Navy destroyer minelayer USS Shannon (DM 25) steams past task forces gathering at Uithi Atoll for the Okinawa Operation, circa March 1945. Ships in the near background include USS Flint (CL 97), in left center, and USS Miami (CL 89), at right. Three Essex-class aircraft carriers are anchored in the middle distance. USS Enterprise (CV 6) is at the far left.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the U.S. National Archives. Photo #: 80-G-K-3816
USS Flint (CL 97) At anchor at a western Pacific base, circa mid-1945.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval Historical Center #NH 98513.
|Will, Charles Raymond, CAPT||08/31/1944 - 09/29/1945|
|Poole, Elwood Dixon, CAPT||1921B||09/29/1945 - 03/21/1946|
|Johnson, Willis Ormond, CDR||1931||03/21/1946 - 01/26/1947|
|Reuland, Walter Philip, CDR||USNR||01/26/1947 - 05/06/1947|
(Courtesy of Wolfgang Hechler & Ron Reeves - Photos courtesy of Bill Gonyo)
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