“Liberty Ship Winfield S. Stratton.” Stewarts Commercial Photographers , 1943. Courtesy of Special Collections, Pikes Peak Library District. Image Number: 013-2050.

View of the Liberty Ship Winfield S. Stratton at the shipyard with scaffolding around and men standing below. The ship was built in Richmond, California and was launched in August 1943.

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