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Early US Plan of Yamato Class battleship

Early US Plan of Yamato Class battleship

Early US Plan of Yamato Class battleship

Here we see an early American plan of the top secret Japanese Yamato class battleships. Most elements are correct - the overall shape of the hull, the position of the main guns and the secondary turrets just above them, and the main bridge tower. However the size of the superstructure has been underestimated, and the massive array of anti-aircraft guns is largely missing.


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