Do any ships from Teddy Roosevelt's Great White Fleet still exist


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During Teddy Roosevelt's administration, he sent a number of US Navy ships around the world, as a demonstartion of America's naval power- How many ships (if any) that were part of TR's 'The Great white Fleet' still exist today?


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Tarn Stephanos
 
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From The Navy Newsstand:

U.S. Navy in Marseille Celebrates Historic Voyage
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MARSEILLE, France (NNS) -- USS Mount Whitney (LCC/JCC 20) hosted a reception in Marseille Jan. 13 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the "Great White Fleet," an historic U.S. goodwill voyage around the world.

During the reception, guests reflected on the historical significance of the Great White Fleet, and celebrated the enduring relationship between the United States and France.
More at http://www.navy.mil/search/display.asp?story_id=41798
 

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