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USS Oregon after the Battle of Santiago

The USS Oregon right after the Battle of Santiago, July 3, 1898. She flies the US flag from the masthead and the flagstaff. The crew has set up a quarterdeck awning just in front of the flagstaff.

 

 

USS Oregon after the battle

Above: The USS Oregon after the Battle of Santiago de Cuba. The crew of the ship has gathered on deck for a well deserved breath of fresh air. Note the appearance of the ship. Five months of hard duty and combat have taken its toll on the ship. 

 

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