World Cruise of the "Great White Fleet", 1907-1909
Photo #: NH 1567 World Cruise of the Great White Fleet, 1907-1909 Landing of the first liberty party from the fleet during its visit to Yokohama, Japan, circa mid-October 1908. Note the well-decorated parade route, and small Japanese and U.S. flags carried by Sailors and spectators. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright, USN, 1928. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.