CL-41 Tribute Home

USS Philadelphia - CL-41
Ship Drills & Training

I recovered these images from negatives (labeled 1945 USS Philadelphia) saved by Joe Kiskel, Livingston NJ
and provided to the Philadelphia Association by his son Keith
Fire and Rescue Drills
Spotter Planes were launched from and picked up by the Philadelphia
General Quarters
Sick Bay Training
I have a special interest in the Medical Team of the USS Philadelphia
The Chief Medical Officer operated on my Dad onboard and later as a civilian operated on ME - a scared 10 year old in 1957
Medical Care at Sea
This image is identified only as "Board on Open Bridge for Cmdr Tipton
If anyone has additional information, identification or corrections regarding the above photos
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