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Admiral Jehu V. Chase transported to destroyer in 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 the dreadnought Texas to the waiting destroyer Lea for his voyage to San Diego, where he will enjoy a three-week vacation with his family.
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.
A similar photograph taken on the same occasion appears with the article, “Navy Guns Roar for Schofield,” Los Angeles Times, 16 Sept 1931: A1, 2.
Handwritten on negative: Rowing Chase away from Texas
Text from negative sleeve: Chase, John [sic] V. Adm 9-15-31 Relieved of Fleet Command
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Naval parades & ceremonies--California--Los Angeles County
Military officers--American--California--Los Angeles
Boats and boating--California--Los Angeles County
Military personnel
Chase, Jehu V., (Jehu Valentine), 1869-1937
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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