Towse: views from the hill

May 18, 2010

The General John Pope leaves for Texas

Filed under: photographs,ships — Tags: , — Towse @ 3:56 pm

This is the General John Pope, “the very last troopship to sail from San Francisco,” as Carl Nolte (may he write for years to come) wrote in his Sunday column earlier this month.

In Texas, the ship will be scrapped. And there goes a bit of history.

The General John Pope

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