Photo #: 80-G-K-497 (Color)
USS Alabama (BB-60)
Closeup view of the left 16"/45 gun of her after turret, with her superstructure beyond. Photographed during her shakedown period, circa December 1942.
Note: Ladders on turret faceplate;
Mk.8 and Mk.4 fire control radar antennas atop her after gun directors.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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10 February 2000