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Big Mamie Delivers on her No. 6 mount

To mark the passage of last Memorial Day two weeks ago, the museum ship USS Massachusetts (BB-59). let one of her 5″/38 DP guns bark a salute.

Via Battleship Cove comes this video of the event, in which Battleship Gunner’s Mate Tom Lowney leads the Gun Crew on the oldest surviving SoDak-class fast superdreadnought.