US Navy warship USS Colhoun, APD-2

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Title US Navy warship USS Colhoun, APD-2
Photo Number P0258n1_06_26
Description Image of US Navy warship USS Colhoun (APD-2), in 1942, Guadalcanal.
Keywords Military; Navy; Men; Boats and boating; Battleships; World War II; Guadalcanal
Subject Warships--Photographs; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands)--Photographs
Additional Information Port bow view of the high-speed transport USS Colhoun (APD-2) coming alongside the destroyer USS Mugford (DD-389) off Guadalcanal in early August 1942. This is possibly the last photo taken of the ship before 30 August 1942, when she was targeted by Japanese bombers off Guadalcanal and sunk with the loss of 51 crew members.
Spatial Coverage Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands)
Collection Number and Name P0258 Reo Robbins Photograph Collection
Collection Name Reo Robbins
Date 1942
Textual Date 1942
Creator Reo Robbins
Owning Institution Multimedia Archives, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Donated By/Purchased From Reo Robbins
Type Image
ARK ark:/87278/s6pz5vb3
Setname uum_map
Date Created 2004-03-20
Date Modified 2018-03-09
ID 941326
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