Aerial View of USS Louisville (CA-28)
This aerial shot shows the Northampton class heavy cruiser USS Louisville (CA-28) at Pearl Harbour on 7 April 1931, during her prolonged shakedown cruise.
US Heavy Cruisers 1941-45: Pre War Classes, Mark Stille.
Looks at the 'treaty cruisers' built in the US between the wars, limited by treaty to 10,000 tons and 8in guns. Five classes of treaty cruisers were produced and they played a major role in the fighting during the Second World War, despite the limits imposed on them by the treaty restrictions. [read full review
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Rickard, J (6 May 2017), Aerial View of USS Louisville (CA-28) , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Louisville_CA28_from_above.html