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NH 55012: USS San Diego

Photo #: NH 55012-KN USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6)
Title: Photo # NH 55012
Caption: USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6). Painting by Francis Muller, 1920. It depicts the ship sinking off Fire Island, New York, after she was torpedoed by the German submarine U-156, 19 July 1918. Courtesy of the Navy Art Collection,
Accession #: NH 55012
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