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NH 43170 Captain Thomas Truxtun, USN

Captain Thomas Truxtun, USN
Title: Captain Thomas Truxtun, USN
Caption: "A representation of the medal presented to the United States to Thomas Truxtun esquire, and a copy of the resolution of Congress," approved 29 March 1800, in honor of the action between USS CONSTELLATION and the French ship LA VENGEANCE on 1 February 1800. Engraving shows both sides of the medal, depicting Truxtun, and the battle.
Catalog #: NH 43170
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
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Original Medium: Engraving, BW Photo
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