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|101k||USS Baldwin (DD-624) at right during operations to refloat her at Montauk Point, Long Island, N.Y., at 1030 hrs. 28 April 1961. The "mothballed" destroyer had broken free from her towline, 16 April 1961, and drifted ashore. Among the ships engaged in the salvage effort are USS Hoist (ARS-40), USS Salvage (ARSD-3), USS Windlass (ARSD-4) and a fleet tug (ATF). photographed from an aircraft based at Naval Air Station Quonset Point, R. I. Baldwin was towed seaward by USS Luiseno (ATF-156), bottom left, and USS Recovery (ARS-43), top left, and sunk by their gunfire, in 200 fathoms. Both Salvager and Windlass (ARSD-4), participated in towing her off the beach.
US Naval History and Heritage Command photo # NH 99108
|68k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) at Boston, July 1962 with RV Trieste under tow.||©Richard Leonhardt|
|33k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) underway in Hampton Roads, circa 1967||Courtesy Ed Lefebrve
of Fleet Tug Sailors
|64k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) entering Gibraltar, 23 September 1993.||Photo by Daniel Ferro|
|53k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) underway date and location unknown.||Tom Langford|
|84k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) in bound to her homeport of Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, VA. The ship at the time was returning from a six month Mediterranean in November 1979.||Photo by Bill Fessenden|
|1132k||Port bow view of USS Hoist (ARS-40) moored at the Portsmouth Public Dock during an open house, 29 October 1989.
DVIC photo # DN-ST-89-01495 by Don S. Montgomery USN Ret. from the collections of the Defense Visual Information Center.
|57k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) laid up in the National Defense Reserve Fleet, James River Group, Lee Hall, VA., 2002.||Joe Lombardi, Ocean Technical Services|
|127k||Ex-USS Hoist (ARS-40) being moved by commercial tug through Hampton Roads (downtown Norfolk, VA. in the background) from North American Ship Recycling at Baltimore, MD. to Bay Bridge Enterprises, Chesapeake, VA., for scrapping, 1 December 2007||Photo by Mabel Clark|
|188k||Ex-USS Hoist (ARS-40) moored pierside awaiting scrapping, at Bay Bridge Enterprises, Chesapeake, VA., 27 December 2007.
Photo by KitsuneFX (real name unknown).
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