A huge crowd gathered at the launch of USS Challenge and SS Red Jacket at a shipbuilding yard in Kearny, New Jersey.
Kearny New Jersey USA Date:1939 Duration:2 min 39 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Launching of USS Challenge and SS Red Jacket at a shipbuilding yard in Kearny, New Jersey. A huge crowd gathered at the launch. U.S. sailors aboard the ship. The American flag flutters from a pole on the bow of USS Challenge and SS (Steam Ship) Red Jacket. Mrs. Moran smashes a bottle of champagne on the bow of SS Red Jacket. Both the ships depart from the dockyard. A board reads the keel laying and the launching schedule.
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