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NH 49912 USS Memphis

Photo #: NH 49912  USS Memphis
Title: USS Memphis
Description: (Armored Cruiser # 10) View of the ship's wreck at Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, in July 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. 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 49912
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