USS CHARLESTON 1906 http://ift.tt/2pHGzwT

USS CHARLESTON 1906
The third USS Charleston (C-22/CA-19) was a United States Navy St. Louis-class protected cruiser. She was launched 23 January 1904 by Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co., Newport News, Virginia, sponsored by Miss Helen Whaley Rhett, and commissioned on 17 October 1905, Captain Cameron McRae Winslow in command. She was reclassified CA-19 on 17 July 1920.
http://ift.tt/2qcGPau


from John Currin (JC - Ex RNZN) - Google+ Public Posts http://ift.tt/2pHFQf5
via IFTTT