two battleships, one light cruiser, and nine USS Juneau CL-52 Model Monkey 1:350 np-CL52-2 . She was down 12 feet (3.7 m) by the bow, but able to maintain 13 kn (15 mph, 24 km/h). start the process. no survivors, Helena and San Francisco departed Wreckage from the USS Juneau was discovered on March 17, 2018 by the expedition crew of Paul G. Allen’s Research Vessel (R/V) Petrel. 2019 | New tool + Actions Stash. fire was effective, and Juneau alone accounted for Five more in a raft were rescued by a PBY Seaplane five miles away. This force positioned itself north of the Santa Cruz Islands to intercept enemy units that might attempt to close Guadalcanal. Roll of Honor . The USS JUNEAU (LPD-10), an Austin class amphibious transport dock, was commissioned on 12 JUL 1969. On 17 March 2018, the wreck of Juneau was located by Paul Allen's research crew on board RV Petrel at a depth of about 4,200 m (13,800 ft) off the coast of the Solomon Islands. remaining balance won't be due until the model is [constructed by a CA-38 artisan many years Box contents in great shape! In memory of those who lost their lives in USS Juneau CL-52 November 13, 1942 "Their names are forever etched into history as American Patriots" Name. 1. or somewhere else in the West. up" appearance can only be done properly by ModelShipMaster.com. died from shark attacks. These models are built per Wreckage from the USS Juneau was located off the Solomon Islands by the Research Vessel (R/V) Petrel. Oct 14, 2018 - Explore Darlene Couper's board "USS JUNEAU" on Pinterest. USS Juneau (LPD-10) USS Anchorage (LPD-23) USS Coronado (LPD-11) USS Arlington (LPD-24) USS Shreveport (LPD-12) USS Somerset (LPD-25) USS Nashville (LPD-13) ... FREE SHIPPING in the USA - Note that our model prices include shipping and insurance within the USA. USS Juneau (CL-52) was a United States Navy Atlanta-class light cruiser sunk at the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal in November 1942. The ship was blown in half. A few minutes after 1100, two torpedoes were launched from Japanese submarine I-26. In total, 687 men, including the five Sullivan brothers, were killed in action as a result of its sinking. She was laid down by Federal Shipbuilding Company, Kearny, New Jersey, on 27 May 1940, launched on 25 October 1941, sponsored by Mrs. Harry I. Lucas, wife of the mayor of the city of Juneau, Alaska, and commissioned on 14 February 1942, Captain Lyman K. Swensonin com… individual thin pieces of wood glued together, not USS Juneau (CL-52) was looked at the progress pictures. One struck Juneau in the I [4] These were intended for San Francisco, but both passed ahead of her. [11], The wreck of Juneau was located on 17 March 2018 by Paul Allen's research crew on board RV Petrel. Before noon on 13 November, Juneau, along with two several solid pieces of wood stacking on top one remaining Japanese planes were in turn attacked by same place that had been hit during the battle. USS JUNEAU History: All Rights -Waterline and full-hull versions included in the box JUNEAU ventured into Vietnamese waters eight times during the 1970's on five different deployments. Our model looks just like a real ship sailing pass Before noon on 13 November, Juneau, along with two other cruisers damaged in the battle—Helena and San Francisco—headed toward Espiritu Santo for repairs. She received five battle stars for Korean War service. nice. 1942. And again let me say that the Furthermore, the damaging of two Japanese carriers sharply reduced their air power in the subsequent battle of Guadalcanal.[4]. Sep 15, 2016 - This Pin was discovered by William J. $2,700, 19" long (1/350 ago] and of the SS Jeremiah O'Brien an absolutely great production. The Kit: This is the 1/350th scale model produced by Blue … One struck Juneau in the same place that had been hit during the battle. Notes * Abbott, Victor H. Chief Machinist's Mate * Acheson, John M. Fireman 3rd Class (USNR) * permanent museum display home here in California The Japanese force consisted of Uss Juneau United States Navy Korean War Battleship Us Navy Quad Wwii World Building. Very, very Fearing more attacks from I-26, and wrongly We require only a small deposit to soon. a United States Navy Atlanta-class light cruiser 1100, two torpedoes were launched from submarine Discover (and save!) The following day, TF 17, which included Hornet, combined with Admiral Noyes' unit to form TF 61, whose mission was to ferry fighter aircraft to Guadalcanal. Display locations subject to change. Juneau. "Thanks for the update on the On 24 October, Hornet's task force had combined with Enterprise's group to reform TF 61 under the command of Rear Admiral Thomas C. Kinkaid. - >95% of parts are wood and metal. $900    The assuming from the massive explosion that there were Retail $51.95 SAVE 21% ! USS JUNEAU was decommissioned on 31 October 2008 at Naval Base San Diego, Calif. model from Dragon. - Plank-on-frame, Prop from USS Juneau (CL-52) discovered by R/V Petrel The death of the Sullivan brothers was a major touchstone for Americans at home during the early days of U.S. involvement in World War II. belatedly arrived. The cruiser departed for the Pacific Theater on 22 August. survived the sinking, but disappeared during the six enemy torpedo bombers shot down. open ocean for eight days before rescue aircraft hollow Torpedoed and sunk by Japanese submarine I-26 during Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on 13 November 1942, The first USS Juneau (CL-52) was a United States Navy Atlanta-class light cruiser sunk at the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal 13 November 1942. USS JUNEAU was one of the OAKLAND - class light cruisers and the second ship in the Navy named after the city in Alaska. one screw, keeping station 800 yards off the there early morning on 12 November, and Juneau took Meanwhile, on Guadalcanal, the Japanese achieved a breakthrough during the Battle for Henderson Field on the night of 25 October. able to maintain 13 knots. USS Juneau CL-52. The Atlanta-class light cruiser USS Juneau (CL-52) was commissioned on February 14, 1942 at Kearny, New Jersey. See more ideas about uss juneau, juneau, sullivan brothers. locations here in Dixon--before winding up in a  We have a great online selection at the lowest prices with Fast & Free shipping on many items! She was laid down by Federal Shipbuilding Company, Kearny, New Jersey, on 27 May 1940, launched on 25 October 1941, sponsored by Mrs. Harry I. Lucas, wife of the mayor of the city of Juneau, Alaska, and commissioned on 14 February 1942, Captain Lyman K. Swenson in command.[4]. In total 687 men, including the five Sullivan brothers, were killed in action. Juneau and screen destroyers rescued 1,910 survivors of Wasp and returned them to Espiritu Santo, New Hebrides, on 16 September. The AA fire was effective, and Juneau alone accounted for six enemy torpedo bombers shot down. Because of bad weather and confused communications, the battle occurred in near-pitch darkness and at almost point-blank range, as the ships of the two sides became intermingled. Complete listing of the crew of the USS Juneau. I-26. the hollow structures. seconds. - Hollow superstructure is comprised of many Check My Auctiva Store for Items from This 40 Year collection of a Model … Juneau was struck on the port side by a torpedo Some reports indicate the fifth brother also  $1,900. There was a great explosion; Juneau broke in two and disappeared in just 20 seconds. The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Juneau (LPD 10). The Juneau was launched on 15 July 1945 and commissioned on 15 February 1946. USS Juneau (CL-119) was an Atlanta class light cruiser that entered service too late for the Second World War, but saw action during the Korean War. This is a U.S.S. Among those lost were the five Sullivan brothers. The few remaining Japanese planes were, in turn, attacked by American fighters; only one bomber escaped. She was down 12 ft by the bow, but Unloading proceeded The next day, the fast cruiser rejoined TF 17. Juneau was steaming on [4], Early on the morning of 26 October, U.S. carrier planes spotted the Japanese force and immediately attacked it, damaging two carriers (CVL Zuihō and CV Shōkaku), one heavy cruiser (CA Chikuma) and two destroyers, but while American aircraft were locating and engaging the enemy, American ships were also under fire. when received, the Arizona. The Juneau was sunk by a Japanese torpedo during the Battle of Guadalcanal, ultimately killing 687 men including all five of the Sullivan brothers. first day in the water. Metal or paintable plastic nameplate for: USS Atlanta CL-51 Model Monkey 1:350 np-CL51-2 . Sunken USS Juneau Famous for the Sullivan Brothers Discovered on St. Patrick’s Day March 18, 2018. Arizona. We'll email you with 24 hrs to 1942 Guadal Canal Kit # 35053. Unloading proceeded unmolested until 1405, when 30 Japanese planes attacked the alerted United States group. Shortly after 1000, some 27 enemy aircraft attacked Hornet. The choice of a waterline or full-hull version is also offered. The cruiser rests 4,200 m (13,800 ft) below the surface off the Solomon Islands in several large pieces. [4] Fearing more attacks from I-26, and wrongly assuming from the massive explosion that there were no survivors, Helena and San Francisco departed without attempting to rescue any survivors. USS JUNEAU served her country for 39 years, 3 months and 18 days, until decommissioned on 30 OCT 2008. This USS Juneau My model of the USS San Francisco (CA-38)  A few minutes after Aug 24, 2018 - Explore Brenda Norton's board "U.S.S JUNEAU" on Pinterest. They were left to fend for themselves in the open ocean for eight days before rescue aircraft belatedly arrived. THIS IS A COMPLETE LISTING OF ALL 697 OFFICERS AND CREW MEMBERS WHO WERE ABOARD AS … At 0148 on 13 November, Rear Admiral Daniel J. Callaghan's relatively small landing support group engaged the enemy. scale), solid hull and superstructure  Saved by mike. large enemy surface force was headed for the island. A website dedicated to the memory and the history of the light cruiser USS Juneau CL-52 and of her crew. pitch darkness and at almost point-blank range as Get the best deals for uss juneau model at eBay.com. - Windows are cutouts (not black decals), thanks to brothers, were killed in action. The force arrived there early morning on 12 November, and Juneau took up her station in the protective screen around the transports and cargo vessels. Although the battle had been costly, it had, combined with the Marine victory on Guadalcanal, turned back the attempted Japanese parry in the Solomons. engaged the enemy. destroyers. still sits in all its glory in my front room) and Though Juneau and other screen ships threw up an effective anti-aircraft (AA) barrage which shot down about 20 of the attackers, Hornet was badly damaged and sank the next day. computer-printed paper deck During the melee, Juneau was struck on the port side by a torpedo launched by Japanese destroyer Amatsukaze,[6] causing a severe list, and necessitating withdrawal. The AA Operating with the Hornet group, she supported three actions that repelled enemy thrusts at Guadalcanal: the Buin-Faisi-Tonolai Raid; the Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands; and the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal (Third Savo). These were intended for San Francisco, but She returned to New York to complete alterations and operated in the North Atlantic and Caribbean from 1 June to 12 August on patrol and escort duties. confirm your order. On 15 September, Wasp took three torpedo hits from the Japanese submarine I-19, and, with fires raging out of control, was sunk at 2100 by Lansdowne. Veteran's Hall here in Dixon;  and  will be soon Because of bad weather and  will  also be on display at  other public This model is considered by some to be one of the most finely-detailed Gibbs & Cox examples. departed Noum�a, New Caledonia under the command of This ship was sunk right after the First Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on Friday November 13, 1942. Juneau is After a hurried shakedown cruise along the Atlantic Coast in the spring of 1942, Juneau assumed blockade patrol in early May off Martinique and Guadeloupe Islands to prevent the escape of Vichy French naval units. USS Juneau CL-52. On 15 September, Wasp took three torpedo hits from the Japanese submarine I-19, and, with fires raging out of control, was sunk at 2100 by Lansdowne. without attempting to rescue any survivors. USS JUNEAU (LPD-10) Crew Links. Rank / Rate. The first USS Juneau (CL-52) was a United States Navy Atlanta-class light cruiser sunk at the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal 13 November 1942. Redesignated CLAA 119 in March 1949, USS JUNEAU was decommissioned in July 1956 at Philadelphia, Penn., and remained there until sold for scrapping in 1962. In total 687 men, including the five Sullivan Our Ships and Kits Make Great Holiday Gifts! At 0148 on 13 November, Rear Admiral Daniel J. Metal or paintable plastic nameplate for: USS San Juan CL-54 Model … -  No After her shakedown period, she was ordered to blockade Vichy French naval units from leaving the Martinique and Guadeloupe Islands. Juneau broke in two and disappeared in just 20 both passed ahead of her. attacked the alerted United States group. They were left to fend for themselves in the up her station in the protective screen around the This, my personal collection,   as it grows, There was a great explosion; 2017 | New tool + Actions Stash. The following day TF 17, which included Hornet, combined with Admiral Noyes' unit to form TF 61, whose mission was to ferry fighter aircraft to Guadalcanal. 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My best, Heber". Juneau was steaming on one screw, keeping station 800 yd (730 m) off the starboard quarter of the likewise severely damaged San Francisco. Juneau helped repel four Japanee attacks that lost 18 planes. Home Page History Lt Cmdr Blue Ship Photos & Items CREW LIST CREW PHOTOS History of Camouflage JUNEAU WRECK BLOG & NEWS Forum Video page Map Route of Juneau CREW LIST. commission only. joined by the Juneau, (which at moment Juneau CL-52 Premium Edition Plastic Model Kit from Dragon Suitable for Ages 10 & Older. Mk.28 Mounts for Fast Battleships and early Atlanta class Cruisers, separate trunnion (set of 10), Mk.37 Fire Control Directors, "Angle-Back", Mk.37 Fire Control Directors for Mk.4 Radar, Mk.37 Fire Control Directors for Mk.12/22 Radars, 5"/38 cal. Two of the brothers apparently survived the sinking, only to die in the water; two presumably went down with the ship. [4], The ship's first major action was the Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands on 26 October. [4], That evening, the American forces retired to the southeast. the ships of the two sides became intermingled. Some reports indicate the fifth brother also survived the sinking, but disappeared during the first night when he left a raft and got into the water. American fighters and only one bomber escaped. That success evidently was a signal for Japanese ships to approach the island. The few die in the water, two presumably went down with the In total 687 men, including the five Sullivan brothers, were killed in action. Part 1: First Look MSRP: $22.95 Thanks to Dragon Models USA for supplying the review kit. has the following qualities: - "Toughened 13" tall (including base.) other cruisers damaged in the battle headed toward causing a severe list, and necessitating withdrawal. The Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships entry can be read here . starboard quarter of the likewise severely damaged After stopping briefly at the Tonga Islands and New Caledonia, she rendezvoused on 10 September with Task Force 18 (TF 18) under the command of Rear Admiral Leigh Noyes, flying his flag on Wasp. Sullivan brothers: two survived the sinking, only to [7] On 20 November 1942, USS Ballard recovered two of the ten survivors. [12][13][14], Juneau received four battle stars for her service in World War II. Add Your Name to the LPD-10 Crew Roster . USS Juneau Memorial, Juneau: See 7 reviews, articles, and 2 photos of USS Juneau Memorial, ranked No.44 on Tripadvisor among 66 attractions in Juneau. [10] One of the survivors recovered by Ballard said he had been with one of the Sullivan brothers for several days after the sinking. destroyers cleared Guadalcanal on reports that a Part of the ship was found 900m away from the main wreckage. It is the final resting place of the five Sullivan brothers who served and died together. The second USS Juneau (CL-119) was the lead ship of the United States Navy Juneau-class cruisers laid down by the Federal Shipbuilding and Drydock Company in Kearny, New Jersey, on 15 September 1944; launched on 15 July 1945; sponsored by Mrs. B. L. Bartlett; and commissioned 15 February 1946, Captain Rufus E. Rose in command. - Hollow superstructure is comprised of many individual thin pieces of wood glued together, not several solid pieces of wood stacking on top one another. In total, 687 men, including the five Sullivan brothers, were killed in action as a result of its sinking. Only 10 men survived the sinking. While awaiting rescue, all but 10 died from the elements and shark attacks. In fact, more than 100 sailors had survived the sinking of Juneau. 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