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K-27159 Insignia: USS LAFAYETTE (SSBN-616)

Insignia: USS LAFAYETTE (SSBN-616)
Title: Insignia: USS LAFAYETTE (SSBN-616)
Caption: This insignia depicts General Lafayette's association with the thirteen original states. The upper right area is taken from the General's family coat-of-arms with the "Bar Dexter" included. The dolphins, ship, and Polaris missile portray the lineage of submarine force growth and advancement in technology.
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Catalog #: K-27159
Copyright Owner: National Archives
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Original Medium: Color Photo
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