BATTLESHIP USS IOWA (BB-61). Her story from first combat in the Marshall's in 1944 WWII to Korea, Vietnam, and final decommissioning in 1990. Extra Large Commemorative Limited Edition Unit History Book.
USS IOWA (BB-61) Battleship. The lead ship of the greatest battleship class ever designed. Her story from first combat in the Marshall's in 1944 WWII to Korea, Vietnam, and final decommissioning in 1990. Commissioned in 1943, one of the USS Iowa's early missions included carrying President Franklin Roosevelt to the Teheran Conference. Soon duty carried her to the Pacific, where she would contribute her might to battle after battle! Her record earned her nine battle stars for World War II and two for the Korean War. With this book you can be there every step of the way!
Scores of photos and special first-person accounts. A truly historic ship and fitting commemorative history book. Attractive glossy cover.