Torpedo-Boat Destroyer, To Name, Augustus P. Gardner
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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Destroyers (Warships) -- United States

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StatementUnited States House Committee on Naval Affairs, Sixty-Fifth Congress, second session
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 779
Number of Pages779
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18101539M

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