Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King

Portrait of Admiral King in dress blue uniform
Description: Painting, Oil on Canvas; by McClelland Barclay; 1942; Unframed Dimensions 38H x 30W
Accession #: 48-031-C
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Admiral King was Commander in Chief U.S. Fleet from 30 December 1941 to 2 September 1945. This portrait was used as the basis for a poster with the caption "Admiral King Needs Your Help - Buy War Bonds!" Unfortunately, an example of the poster does not exist in the Collection.

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