Photo of USS Farenholt (DD-491) August 24, 1942.

USS Farenholt (DD-491) During operations in the south Pacific, 24 August 1942.
Note her camouflage scheme.
During WWII, the USS Farenholt participated in the invasion of Guadalcanal and Tulagi, and the Battle of Cape Esperance, where she was damaged by shellfire. She served in a support role during the landings at Rendova and New Georgia. She provided support during the invasion of Bougainville. She was involved in the Guam campaine, the Palaus invasion, and the Ryukyus campaign.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Photo #: 80-G-12264 

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