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Title: USA transport CHARLES A. STAFFORD rescuing crew of fishing schooner MARIA CARLOTTA, 1947

Accession Number: 1951.419
Type: oil painting
Maker: Van Rosen, Gunnar (Captain)
Place: Portugal, Azores, Sao Miguel, Punta Delgada
Date: 1947-11-04
Materials: wood; painting
Description: Framed oil painting of U.S. Army Transport CHARLES A. STAFFORD rescuing the crew of the sinking Portuguese fishing schooner MARIA CARLOTTA, 600 miles northwest of Ponta Delgada, Azores, November 4, 1947. Painted by Gunnar Van Rosen who was in command of the STAFFORD at that time.

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