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Duke of York

Duke of York

Photographed in 1945 in the Pacific while part of the British Pacific Fleet, established towards the end of the war in Europe.
HMS Duke of York joined the fleet in its operational area August 1945 and was present at Tokyo Bay in September as part of the fleet for the formal surrender of Japan. She t

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Hello; Very nice picture, they were impressive ships. I notice the bulge in the hull that starts below the gun turret is that an anti-torpedo bulge ?
 

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A very good photograph. My late father was serving on her at the time this photo was taken
 

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