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NH 56577 USS Bridgeport (ID # 3009)

Photo #: NH 56577  USS Bridgeport (ID # 3009)
Title: USS Bridgeport (ID # 3009)
Description: At New York City, 1 October 1917. Previously the German merchant steamer Breslau, she was seized at New Orleans when the United States entered World War I. Renamed Bridgeport on 9 June 1917, after being turned over to the Navy, she was placed in commission on 25 August 1917. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 56577
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