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  1. USS Eaton after collision with USS Wisconsin

    USS Eaton after collision with USS Wisconsin

    On May 6, 1956 the Battleship USS Wisconsin collided with the USS Eaton in heavy fog 50 miles off Cape Henry. The Wisconsin suffered a 30 square foot hole in the bow, but the Eaton almost lost her entire bow. She was towed to Norfolk flooded to her forward engine room. It was an incredible mirac
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