"Big Mamie" USS Massachusetts

Big Mamie USS Massachusetts Navy

Stock #: 398676
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
Publisher: Mullen Studios Inc
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Coming home to be the official war memorial of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Commissioned May, 1942. Decommissioned March, 1947. Traveled 225,000 nautical miles. 680 feet - 10 inches long, beam 108 feet - 2 inches, carried 2,300 men. Mounts 70 guns in all. Built at the Fore River Shipyard, Quincy, Mass. Cost: $76,885,750.00. "Big Mamie" will be berthed at the State Pier, Fall River, Massachusetts