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Battleship Missouri Gets a Facelift

Battleship Missouri Gets a Facelift (Flickr ©LukeGordon1 - 3999259281)

On October 14, 2009 four tug boats pulled and prodded the 54,889-ton Battleship Missouri two miles to dry dock for a facelift. Restoration specialists will work around the clock for the next three months as the USS Missouri (BB-63) benefits from an $18 million dollar preservation effort. Work will include painting and patching leaks in [...]

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