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Admiral Jehu V. Chase boarding a whaleboat, Los Angeles Harbor, 1931
Date Created and/or Issued
September 15, 1931
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
A whaleboat operated by junior officers takes Admiral Chase away from dreadnought Texas to the waiting destroyer Lea for his voyage to San Diego, where he will enjoy a three-week vacation with his family.
A different photograph taken on the same occasion appears with the article, “Navy Guns Roar for Schofield,” Los Angeles Times, 16 Sept 1931: A1, 2.
Admiral Frank H. Schofield became commander-in-chief of the United States Fleet, succeeding Admiral Jehu V. Chase on a ceremony aboard the dreadnought Texas, just off the coast of Los Angeles Harbor.
Text from negative sleeve: Chase, John [sic] V. Adm 9-15-31 Relieved of Fleet Command
Handwritten on negative: Chase boarding whale boat
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Ships--American--California--Los Angeles
Naval parades & ceremonies--California--Los Angeles County
Military officers--American--California--Los Angeles
Military personnel
Chase, Jehu V., (Jehu Valentine), 1869-1937
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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