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Brass Strip, USS San Diego, #2017-008-006

A small, rectangular strip of brass covered in white, red, and green corrosion. There is visible writing on the face of it that reads “…GNALS FORD…”.
Title: Brass Strip, USS San Diego, #2017-008-006
Caption: A brass tag recovered from the WWI-era armored cruiser, USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6).
Description: This brass tag was likely used as a label on USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6). The text on the face reads “…GNALS FORD…”.
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Topic
  • Underwater Archaeology
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  • Artifact
Wars & Conflicts
  • World War I 1917-1918
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