View of the ship's forward 8/35 gun turret, showing plaque between the guns commemorating the Battle of Manila Bay, 1 May 1898. Plaque ribbon inscription is Gridley you may fire when ready. Photographed circa 1900. Note sailor in front of the turret, wearing a red cross armband. Courtesy of the Naval Historical Foundation, 1972. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.