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Photo #: 80-G-K-4515 (Color)
USS Missouri (BB-63)
Fires a six-gun salvo from her forward turrets, during shakedown gunnery exercises, August 1944. Six 16-inch projectiles are visible in the air at the extreme right.
Photographed by Arthur Stratham.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the U.S. National Archives.
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5 January 1999