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Captain Gordon Campbell, R.N.

Capt. Gordon Campbell of the Royal navy
Title: Capt. Gordon Campbell
Caption: Captain Gordon Campbell of the British Navy holding a small dog, probably the ship's mascot
Description: Gordon Campbell was among the most celebrated British naval officers of World War I. He was awarded the Victoria Cross for sinking a German submarine on 17 February 1917, and later commanded the HMS Dunraven when she was sunk by a U-boat.
Catalog #: NH 120469
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  • World War I 1917-1918
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