USS Salem (CA-139) - last all-gun heavy cruiser; as 6th Fleet flagship; deployments to Mediterrean and Guantanamo Bay (training); decommissioned  1959.

USS Salem - last all-gun heavy cruiser. Served as Fleet flagship. Service included deployments to Mediterrean and Guantanamo Bay (training).

RPPC Postcard Photo of Navy Cruiser Sailors USS Salem CA 139 Postmark Sep 1949

RPPC Postcard Photo of Navy Cruiser Sailors USS Salem CA 139 Postmark Sep 1949

Quincy's proud shipbuilding history comes to life at the USS Salem, a Cold War-era heavy cruiser that serves as home to the United States Na...

Quincy's proud shipbuilding history comes to life at the USS Salem, a Cold War-era heavy cruiser that serves as home to the United States Na.

USS Salem (CA-139). Second of the three Des Moines class heavy cruisers to be completed (12 planned). These were the last, best, and most powerful heavy cruisers built by any power. Fine seaboats, good gun power, armor and speed. 20,980 tons, 3x3 8"/55 cal guns, 6 x 2 5"/38 cal. guns, 12 x 2 3"/50 cal. guns. Speed 31.5 kts. Commissioned 1949, Decommissioned 1959, preserved, Quincy MA. Salem is shown underway in the Mediterranean on 16 June 1952, during her long term as 6th Fleet flagship.

USS Salem, Massachusetts: A shadow figure has been seen walking in the corridors…

Ghost Ship Harbor Takes Over the USS Salem for A Season of Sheer Terror - http://www.goldenstatehaunts.org/2016/10/08/ghost-ship-harbor-takes-over-the-uss-salem-for-a-season-of-sheer-terror/

Ghost Ship Harbor Takes Over the USS Salem for A Season of Sheer Terror

Ghost Ship Harbor Takes Over the USS Salem for A Season of Sheer Terror - http://www.goldenstatehaunts.org/2016/10/08/ghost-ship-harbor-takes-over-the-uss-salem-for-a-season-of-sheer-terror/

USS Salem (CL-3)

USS Salem Commissioned in Salem was one of the first turbine propelled ships. Salem also participated in the Vera Cruz operation in After serving as convoy escort in World War I Salem was decommissioned at the Mare Island Navy Yard in 1921 and scrapped in

USN - "USS SALEM" (CA-139) Is a (717') Des Moines Class Heavy Cruiser - Commissioned 14 May, 1949 – Compliment: 1,799 Officers and Enlisted Men – Armament: 9 x 8 Inch (203mm) in Triple Mounts, 12 x 5 Inch (127mm) in Twin Mounts, 20 x 3 Inch (76mm) Guns, 8 x 20mm Guns and 1 Utility Helicopter - Decommissioned 30 January 1959 – Became a Museum Ship, Quincy, Massachusetts, October, 1994

USN - "USS SALEM" (CA-139) Is a (717') Des Moines Class Heavy Cruiser - Commissioned 14 May, 1949 – Compliment: 1,799 Officers and Enlisted Men – Armament: 9 x 8 Inch (203mm) in Triple Mounts, 12 x 5 Inch (127mm) in Twin Mounts, 20 x 3 Inch (76mm) Guns, 8 x 20mm Guns and 1 Utility Helicopter - Decommissioned 30 January 1959 – Became a Museum Ship, Quincy, Massachusetts, October, 1994

Original photo of the Appirition taken by my Gf @sherrianncarroll aboard the USS SALEM in Massachusetts.

Original photo of the Appirition taken by my Gf aboard the USS SALEM in Massachusetts.

USS Salem Rapid Fire Guns Video

USS Salem Rapid Fire Guns Video

USS Salem (CA-139) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

USS Salem - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

USS Salem (CA 139) taken in Quincy, MA, July 2009.  :)   Z

USS Salem (CA 139) taken in Quincy, MA, July 2009. :) Z

USS Salem CA-139 - (Des Moines-class heavy cruiser) commissioned Boston Naval Yard 1949; now the centerpiece of the United States Naval and Shipbuilding Museum, Quincy MA

USS Salem - (Des Moines-class heavy cruiser) commissioned Boston Naval Yard now the centerpiece of the United States Naval and Shipbuilding Museum, Quincy MA

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