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U.S.S. Wheeling: 1937

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▼ U.S.S. WHEELING: 1937 Photograph

Captions read: China Squadron 1897-1906
World War Envoy Service 1917-1919
Cruised with Destroyers 1920-1939 [?] Navy Yard

"Presented to Lt. Royce Rose USNR (United States Naval Reserve)
USS Gunboat "Wheeling" Commissioned 1899 - Training Ship for 6th Battalion 3rd [?] Capt Chas Boon Commanding
Compliments Lt. [?] Zachary Taylor Jones USNR

- from the collections of the Ohio County Public Library Archives

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