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Online Library of Selected Images -- Picture Data
Photo #: NH 44647-KN (color)
"Decatur Boarding the Tripolitan Gunboat",
during the bombardment of Tripoli, 3 August 1804
Oil by Dennis Malone Carter, 43" x 59", depicting Lieutenant Stephen Decatur (lower right center) in mortal combat with the Tripolitan Captain.
Courtesy of the Naval Historical Foundation, Washington, D.C.
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Image posted 14 November 2002