The U.S. Naval battery during the bombardment of Vera Cruz on 24 and 25 March 1847. The battery was composed of heavy guns from the U.S. squadron under Commodore M.C. Perry, and commanded by the officers in the following order opposite their respective guns. Drawing on stone by Pfau, painted by Lieutenant H.A. Walke, USN.
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Drawing on stone by Pfau, painted by Lieutenant H.A. Walke, USN.
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