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NH 100616 Vera Cruz Incident, 1914

Photo #: NH 100616  Vera Cruz Incident, 1914
Description: Men of the USS Michigan (BB-27) Battalion on the outskirts of Vera Cruz, circa late April 1914. They are wearing dyed Whites and are armed with a Colt M1895 machine gun and M1903 rifles. Note the colorful bandannas worn by two of these men. Courtesy of the Naval Historical Foundation. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
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