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Travel Navy

US Navy recruitment poster (masquerading as a travel poster) with the USS Miller, a Second World War era Fletcher Class Destroyer, anchored in Hong Kong harbour. The poster’s message is that recruits might one day be lucky enough to enjoy shore leave in distant and exciting Hong Kong.

Author / Creator Lou Nolan
Format 1 poster : color ; 84 x 62 cm on cloth board 97 x 73.5 cm
Publisher U.S. government printing office
Year 1975
HKBU Library collection Hong Kong Travel Poster Collection
Work type Painting Poster
Keyword(s) Harbors Junks Sampans Ships
Library record View the record in HKBU library catalogue
Copyrighted CC BY-NC 4.0

Cite this image as: Lou Nolan, "Travel Navy", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 18/07/2024,

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