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The battleship USS IOWA (BB-61) refuels the German destroyer FGS ROMMEL (D-187) on the port side and the Dutch frigate HDMS PEDER SKRAM (F-352) on the starboard side during operation Northern Wedding. This is the first time the IOWA has provided simultaneous services to two ships since her third commissioning in 1984

The battleship USS IOWA (BB-61) refuels the German destroyer FGS ROMMEL (D-187) on the port side and the Dutch frigate HDMS PEDER SKRAM (F-352) on the starboard side during operation Northern Wedding. This is the first time the IOWA has provided simultaneous services to two ships since her third commissioning in 1984

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Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Subject Operation/Series: OPERATION NORTHERN WEDDING

Country: Unknown

Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Jeff Hilton

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

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Date

01/09/1986
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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