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SC-215864 SS Mississippi (BB-41)

Photo #: SC 215864  USS Mississippi (BB-41)
Caption:
Description: In the Mississippi River, en route to take part in Navy Day celebrations at New Orleans, Louisiana, 16 October 1945. Note her anchors suspended below their normal stowed position at the bow. Photograph from the Army Signal Corps Collection in the U.S. National Archives.
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