Photo #: 80-G-421049
USS Missouri (BB-63)
Fires a salvo of 16-inch shells from turret # 2 while bombarding Chongjin, North Korea, in an effort to cut enemy communications, October 1950.
Chongjin is only 39 miles from North Korea's northern border.
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9 January 1999