In April 1920 the Dutch coastal defence ships ('Hare Majesteits pantserschepen') HMS Marten Harpertszoon Tromp and HMS Hertog Hendrik called at Nanjing, Shanghai, and Hong Kong as part of a four-month "showing-the-flag" tour. The pictire shows the commanders of the two ships.
Commanders of HMS Tromp and HMS Hertog Hendrik (Dutch navy) - April 1920
Submitted by schultie
Date picture taken (may be approximate):
Thursday, April 1, 1920