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Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd, USN (Retired), (1888-1957)
Artwork and Memorials

This page features selected artwork and memorials concerning Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd.

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Photo #:NH 68620-KN (Color)

Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd, USN

Painting by J. G. Cowell.

Courtesy of the Navy Art Collection, Washington D.C.

U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph

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Photo #: NH 86773-KN (Color)

Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd, USN

Painting by Commander E. M. Stevenson, USN (Retired).

U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph

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Photo #: NH 66471-KN (Color)

Bear of Oakland (1884-1963)

Painting by Hasta depicts Bear of Oakland, formerly USS Bear and USCGC Bear, in Antarctic Ice during Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd's Antarctic Expedition of 1933-1935.
Photograph received in 1968.

Courtesy of the Navy Art Collection, Washington D.C.

U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph

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Photo #: NH 93607-KN (Color)

Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd's Flight at the South Pole

Painting by Robert Carlin depicts Admiral Byrd's journey, circa 1933-35.

Courtesy of the Navy Art Collection, Washington D.C.

U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph

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Photo #: NH 64093

Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd, USN


Plaque of Rear Admiral Byrd accomplished by Mrs. Margaret W. Whetstone, 1934.

U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph

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Photo #: 80-G-820686

Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd, USN


Two New Zealand Navy men stand guard at New Zealand's National Memorial to Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd, USN, (Retired), during dedication ceremonies on Mount Victoria, Wellington, New Zealand, 11 March 1962.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, National Archives collection

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Reproductions may be available at National Archives.

 
Photo #: 80-G-827335

Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd, USN


Memorial to the memory of Rear Admiral Byrd, erected near the "Chapel of the Snows" at McMurdo Station, Antarctia.
Photographed by Photographer's Mate Second Class Gerald V. Graves, USN, on 30 October 1965.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, National Archives collection

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Reproductions may be available at National Archives.

 

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To the best of our knowledge, the pictures referenced here are all in the Public Domain, and can therefore be freely downloaded and used for any purpose.



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