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Photo #: USN 902937
Battle of Manila Bay, 1 May 1898
Wreck of the Spanish cruiser Reina Cristina, photographed from aft looking forward with four U.S. Navy sailors posing amidships, sometime after the battle. Note poop deck beams distorted by fire, with wooden decking burned off.
This image may be reversed. Other views of the wreck show the after smokestack leaning to port, not starboard.
Donation of Lt. C.J. Dutreaux, USNR(Ret), 1947.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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27 March 1998