Photo #: NH 106378
USS Mercury (ID # 3012)
"American Soldiers -- A.E.F. Disembarking at Newport News, July 5 1919."
Panoramic photograph, showing American Expeditionary Force troops ashore at Newport News, Virginia on 5 July 1919, after arriving from Europe on USS Mercury (in the background, left center).
See Photo # NH 106378-A for a cropped version of this image, emphasizing the ship.
Donation of Charles R. Haberlein Jr., 2008.
U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
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Image posted 26 January 2009