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USS Wisconsin (BB-64) underway with other warships in the western Pacific Ocean, circa December 1944 - August 1945. Note Essex Class aircraft carrier in background. Official United States Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives and Records Administration.

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This was the last battleship built for the US Navy. I heard there was a proposal to tow her all the way up the Mississippi to Wisconsin, but that in the end, they couldn't figure out a way to reduce her draft enough to do it.
 

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