: I came across several photos of PT-28 at Dutch
: Harbor on 7 September 1942 at NARA in 80-G
: collection. She was damaged and undergoing
: repairs at the time.
: This early PT boat got around from looking
: at her records before wrecking. (From
: Navsource entry for PT-28)
: * Completed 30 June 1941, placed in service
: and assigned to Motor Torpedo Boat Squadron
: TWO (PTRon 2) under the command of Lt.
: Comdr. Earl S. Caldwell, USN
: PTRon 2 tested the first 70' Elco boats
: (PT28 was a 77-ft Elco Boat) in Florida and
: Caribbean waters in the winter of 1940/41
: * Transferred 13 August 1941 to Motor
: Torpedo Boat Squadron ONE (PTRon 1) under
: the command of Lt. William C. Specht, USN
: PTRon 1, when it was composed of 77' Elco
: boats, was sent to Pearl Harbor, where it
: was in action on 7 December 1941.
: (There is a photo of PT-28 escorting USS
: HORNET (CV-8) into Pearl Harbor after the
: Doolittle Raid)
: * Its boats again saw action at the Battle
: of Midway, and participated in the Aleutian
: * Wrecked in a storm 12 January 1943 at Dora
: Harbor, Unimak, AK.
: The second image shows her early radar
: installation on the pilothouse.