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USS Alabama

Filed under: Alabama, Ships and Vessels

The USS Alabama is a South-Dakota class battleship that was commissioned in 1942.  It was decommissioned in 1947.

It is now preserved as a museum ship in Mobile, Alabama.  It was damaged during Hurricane Katrina.  It reopened in January of 2006.

It served as the filming location for the 1992 film Under Seige.

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Early Morning on the CausewayUSS AlabamaB52 BOMBERUSS AlabamaGulf Shores 2015 - 019Gulf Shores 2015 - 020Gulf Shores 2015 - 021