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U. S. Protected Cruiser Milwaukee

U. S. Protected Cruiser Milwaukee Boats, Ships
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Stock #: 186412
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
Publisher: Britton & Rey
Size: 3.5" x 5.25" (9 x 14 cm)

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Series 9552
U. S. Protected Cruiser “Milwaukee” (Unarmored Steel Vessel)- Built at San Francisco by Union Iron wks. 424 feet long by 66 feet wide; mean draft 22½ feet; displacement 9700 tons, Speed on Trail 22.22; horsepower 24,166. cost $2,825,000. Launched Sept. 10, 1904. Two military masts and four funnels. Complement of 36 officers and 627 men. Main Battery – Fourteen 6-in. R. F. guns Secondary Battery – Eighteen 3-in, R. F., twelve 3-lb. S. A., eight 1-lb, R. F., two 3-in. F., four 30 caliber A and two 30 caliber M guns