U.S.S. ANCON at Sitka. View of Japonski Island looking east across channel to Sitka. Shows Tlingit village, graves, Russian Block house and St. Michael's cathedral. Image: Opp. Post Office, Portland, Or.
One of the U.S. Navy's first class of fast, light cruisers, the CL-10 U.S.S. CONCORD was commissioned November 1923; during World War II, she joined the Northern Pacific Force and was decommissioned December 1945