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Graphical display comparing the British naval losses at Jutland to three other great sea battles (Camperdown, the Nile and Trafalgar).

JF Ptak Science Books LLC Post 986 A year and two weeks after the end of WWI, the Illustrated London News published this compelling graphical display comparing the British naval losses at Jutland to three other great sea battles (Camperdown,.

USS Olympia (C-6) - this protected cruiser was Admiral George Dewey's flagship at the Battle of Manila Bay. Aboard this ship he uttered the famous command "You may fire when you are ready, Gridley," to Olympia's captain. Sadly, the ship is decaying at her wharf in Philadelphia for lack of funds. Current talk is that the ship will be towed away and scuttled at sea. A better fate would be to restore the ship and moor her in concrete like the Japanese have done with the contemporary…

USS Olympia protected cruiser, launched in The world's oldest floating steel warship and the sole surviving naval ship of the Spanish-American War.