Henry Reuterdahl

Henry Reuterdahl (August 12, 1870 – December 21, 1925) was a Swedish-American painter extremely acclaimed for his nautical artwork. He had a long connection with the United States Navy.

In supplement to serving as a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Naval Reserve Force, he was chosen by President Theodore Roosevelt to accompany the Great White Fleet voyage in 1907 to document the journey. In addition to his artwork, he was a frequent writer upon naval topics, and served as an editor of Jane's Fighting Ships.

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