Figure 25. Sample M14, taken about 1.5 m above the deck surface from the
front face of the 5-in. gun housing. No thick section or location photo-
graphs are available. Right to left are thin sections photographed in natu-
ral light and between crossed polarizers, respectively (scale in millimeters).
a. Sample location.
b. Thick section photographed in
c. Horizontal thin sections photographed in natural light (right) and be-
tween crossed polarizers (left).
Figure 26. Sample M8, taken from the deck, 23 m to the port of the 5-in.
gun base (scales in millimeters). Deck samples were typically wet because
of poor drainage of water across the deck.