Naval History and Heritage Command

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NH 82831 Mark III Whitehead Torpedo

Photo #: NH 82831  Mark III Whitehead Torpedo
Title: Mark III Whitehead Torpedo
Description: Is fired from the East Dock, Goat Island, Newport Torpedo Station, Rhode Island, in 1894. In the immediate background is the stern of USS Cushing (Torpedo Boat # 1), incorrectly identified on the original print as USS Talbot (Torpedo Boat # 15). Copied from an original photograph held by the Naval Underwater Systems Center, Newport, R.I. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 82831
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