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NH 77840 USS AUGUSTA (CA-31)

USS AUGUSTA (CA-31)
Title: USS AUGUSTA (CA-31)
Caption: Wreaths in honor of Seaman Second Class F.J. Falgout of Raceland, Louisiana, killed by a Chinese anti-aircraft shell on 20 August 1937, aboard USS AUGUSTA (CA-31) in the line of duty. Funeral was held at a cathedral in Shanghai, China.
Description: Courtesy of Rear Admiral J.P. Walker, USN(Ret), 1973.
Catalog #: NH 77840
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
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Original Date: Fri, Aug 20, 1937
After this Year: 1930
Before this Year: 1939
Original Medium: BW Photo
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