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NH 59922 USS Memphis

Photo #: NH 59922  USS Memphis
Title: USS Memphis
Description: (Armored Cruiser # 10) Ship's wreck at Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, in February 1929. She had been stranded by a tidal wave on 29 August 1916. Though her wreck had been sold years before this photograph was taken, not made much progress had been made in breaking her up. Photographed by the U.S. Minister to the Dominican Republic. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 59922
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