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Cebu, a 532-ton transport built during the 1880s, was part of the Spanish squadron in the Philippines at the beginning of the Spanish-American War. She was sunk on 1 May 1898 during Battle of Manila Bay.
This page features a view of Cebu after the Battle of Manila Bay.
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Photo #: USN 902946
Battle of Manila Bay, 1 May 1898
Wreck of the Spanish armed transport Cebu, photographed sometime after the battle.
Donation of Lt. C.J. Dutreaux, USNR(Ret), 1947.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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23 October 1998