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NH 96784 USS Missouri (BB-63)

Photo #: NH 96784  USS Missouri (BB-63)
Title: USS Missouri (BB-63)
Description: Crewmen load 16-inch projectiles aboard Missouri in preparation for further Korean War bombardment operations. Photographed at a base in Japan, circa February 1951. Photo is dated 14 February 1951, a day when Missouri was at Inchon, Korea. Note shell carts, used to move the projectiles on the battleship's upper deck. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 96784
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