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NH 45924 USS MISSOURI (BB-63) ready for launching, New York Navy Yard, January 29, 1944.

USS MISSOURI (BB-63) ready for launching, New York Navy Yard, January 29, 1944.
Title: USS MISSOURI (BB-63) ready for launching, New York Navy Yard, January 29, 1944.
Caption: Note shape of bow, anchors and launch drag chains. "The USS MISSOURI, World's Mightiest Battleship, photographed at the New York Navy Yard prior to her launching on January 29, 1944."
Description:
Catalog #: NH 45924
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator:
Original Date: Sat, Jan 29, 1944
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW Photo, Original
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