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Photo #: 80-G-638938
Battleship Division Two
In line abreast formation, 7 June 1954, in the Virginia Capes operating area, on the only occasion that all four Iowa class battleships were photographed operating together.
Ship closest to the camera is USS Iowa (BB-61).
The others are (from near to far):
USS Wisconsin (BB-64);
USS Missouri (BB-63) and
USS New Jersey (BB-62).
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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19 January 1999