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19-N-73093 USS Missouri (BB-63)

Photo #: 19-N-73093  USS Missouri (BB-63)
Caption:
Description: Christening champagne bottle, silver bottle cover and wooden case, prepared for the ship's launching, which took place at the New York Navy Yard on 29 January 1944. Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the U.S. National Archives.
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  • Boats-Ships--Battleship
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  • Photograph
Wars & Conflicts
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