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NH 75613 SS EDWARD HENRY CROCKETT

SS EDWARD HENRY CROCKETT
Title: SS EDWARD HENRY CROCKETT
Caption: Launching at the New England Shipbuilding Corp. Yard, South Portland, Maine, 25 January 1944. This liberty ship was named for Associated Press war correspondent Edward H. Crockett, who was killed in action in the Mediterranean on 5 February 1943. His widow, Mrs. Sally Dexter Crockett, was sponsor.
Description: Courtesy of Mr. James Russell, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, 1972
Catalog #: NH 75613
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
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Original Date: Tue, Jan 25, 1944
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW Photo
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