H.M.S. "Nelson" firing a broadside with her 16-inch guns. This ship is armed with nine of these great guns and many smaller ones.

Description:

Color image of a British warship at sea, firing its guns. Dark smoke is seen in the background. The ship is flying the White Ensign flag of the Royal Navy.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
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Description:

Color image of a British warship at sea, firing its guns. Dark smoke is seen in the background. The ship is flying the White Ensign flag of the Royal Navy.

Note:

H.M.S. stands for "His Majesty's Ship."

"P.G"--Printed at lower left corner of poster.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 38 x 51 cm.

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Keyword(s): artillery guns | battleship | ship | H.M.S. Nelson | deck guns | British naval power | British navy
Series Title: British War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 130
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2124
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 BIS 5
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc523
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
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Access: Public