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LC-Lot-4263-48: Greek Ambassador Visit, Washington Navy Yard, 1943

LC-Lot-4263-48:   Greek Ambassador Visit, Washington Navy Yard, 1943.   Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox at the Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C., June 10, 1943.   The ceremony detailed the  presentation of a patrol boat to the Greek Government.  President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Greek Ambassador Cimon Diamantopoulous watch from the rear seat of their automobile as the American flag is about to be hauled down.  Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox Collection.   Courtesy of the Library of Congress.
Caption: Greek Ambassador Visit, Washington Navy Yard, 1943. Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox at the Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C., June 10, 1943. The ceremony detailed the presentation of a patrol boat to the Greek Government. President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Greek Ambassador Cimon Diamantopoulous watch from the rear seat of their automobile as the American flag is about to be hauled down. Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox Collection. Courtesy of the Library of Congress.
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