Daily Event for January 25

Jan. 25, 1917 the Mississippi Battleship #41 was launched at Newport News Shipbuilding. After serving through
World War 2 and receiving 8 Battle Stars she was converted into a weapons testing ship and finally scrapped in
© 2008 Michael W. Pocock

USS Mississippi BB-41 seen in 1943.


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