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NH 49914 USS Memphis

Photo #: NH 49914  USS Memphis
Title: USS Memphis
Description: (Armored Cruiser # 10) View on the ship's boat deck, looking forward on the port side, at Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, in August 1917. She had been cast ashore by a tidal wave on 29 August 1916, and by this time had been largely stripped of guns, supplies and equipment. Note the port boat crane in the center of the photograph. Collection of John G. Krieger, 1967. He was serving in USS Eagle when the photograph was taken. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 49914
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