Above: As New York Ship was known for its World War I destroyers and transports, it was famous for its cruisers in World War II. Above, the Savannah at top speed of 32.5 knots.
Home Ships Cruisers USS Savannah
Hull #: 412
Named for: Savannah, Georgia
Launched: May 8, 1937
Length: 600 ft
Speed: 32.5 kn
Fate: Sold for scrap on January 25, 1966
Savannah in Philadelphia on 5 Sept 1944, after repair and upgrades
USS Savannah (CL-42) photographed from a blimp of squadron ZP-11, while underway off the New England coast on 30 October 1944.