USS HELENA (CA-75) crewmen observe naval bombardment by the USS MISSOURI (BB-63) of Pohang area from their ship.
17 Oct 1951. NARA FILE #: 80-G-420656.

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USS Helena (CA-75) fires her 8"/55 main battery guns at Chongjin, North Korea, on 12-13 October 1950.
At that time, this was Helena's northernmost Korean War combat mission. (NH 95822)
The ships War Diary for this date follows.

Reports donated by J. G. Saltalamacchia