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H-013-6: Arrival of Battleship Division Nine at Scapa Flow 

7 December 1917 


Photo #: NH 58841-KN "Arrival of the American Fleet at Scapa Flow, 7 December 1917"
"Arrival of the American Fleet at Scapa Flow, 7 December 1917." Oil on canvas by Bernard F. Gribble, depicting the U.S. Navy's Battleship Division Nine being greeted by British Admiral David Beatty and the crew of HMS Queen Elizabeth. Ships of the American column are (from front) USS New York (BB-34), USS Wyoming (BB-32), USS Florida (BB-30) and USS Delaware (BB-28) (NH 58841-KN).

H-Gram 013, Attachment 6
Samuel J. Cox, Director NHHC
December 2017 

Published: Wed May 08 11:08:46 EDT 2019