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Winston Churchill petting the mascot of HMS Prince of Wales, Blackie, during the Atlantic Charter Conference, Placentia Bay, Newfoundland, Aug 1941

Caption   Winston Churchill petting the mascot of HMS Prince of Wales, Blackie, during the Atlantic Charter Conference, Placentia Bay, Newfoundland, Aug 1941 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseImperial War Museum
Identification Code   4700-37 H 12756
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Atlantic Charter Conference   Main article  Photos  
Winston Churchill   Main article  Photos  
Prince of Wales   Main article  Photos  
McDougal   Main article  Photos  
Photos on Same Day 10 Aug 1941
Photos at Same Place Argentia, Newfoundland
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 28 Jun 2012

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Licensing  Crown Copyright / Public Domain. According to the Crown Copyright laws of the United Kingdom, copyright protection has expired for photographs created prior to 1 Jun 1957.

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1. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
16 Oct 2019 08:35:15 PM

Churchill had just finished a meeting with Franklin Roosevelt aboard the cruiser USS Augusta and had just come aboard Prince of Wales from the destroyer USS McDougal (background), that was acting as a shuttle between Augusta and Prince of Wales.

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WW2-Era Place Name Argentia, Newfoundland
Lat/Long 47.3019, -53.9778
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