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    A happy looking boy...
     
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    "SMS Blücher circa 1913–1914. The last armored cruiser built by the German Empire. [838 x 523]"
     
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    And then the horse whinnied........
     
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    What knockers!
     
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    "A Fairey Fulmar fighter taking off from HMS Victorious during flying exercising in March of 1942. [800x657]"
     
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    "[800x604] HMS Nelson, leading the aircraft carrier HMS Formidable in maneuvers against air attack, as seen from HMS Rodney."
     
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    "HMS Victorious in Hvalfjord, 1942. [800x606]"
     
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    "North American A-36 Apache."
     
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    "Join the Navy, they said. You get to fly the Super Hornet, they said. [6394x4263]"
     
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    "Japanese armored cruiser Azuma in 1924 (1450 x 1178)."
     
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    B-2-Spirit - [1920x1080]
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    "[1264x914] Lead ship of her class. "Carioca" (C1) at Rio de Janeiro after commissioning (late 1939). Colorized by me."
     
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    B2 in Darwin
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    "The body of the first Soviet atomic bomb. For clarity, a worker poses nearby. USSR 1949 [1592x2138]"

    Never seen this before. "The Fat Bastard".
     
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    "Soviet Air Force Polikarpov I-153 in Kerimäki , Finland, June 1941."
     
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    "[2362x1145] The Italian coast defense gunboat Polluce test-firing her 400 mm Krupp gun, La Spezia, december 1889."
     
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    "KV-2, Wehrmacht variant, possibly of the Pz.Abt.zBV-66; yes, they felt the need to make it taller, and that's exposed extra ammo storage on the back of the tank."
     
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    "Town class cruiser HMS Birmingham entering the Grand Harbour at Malta, late 1950s [4231 x 2500]."
     
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    We’re the British ships significantly different from US ships? More or less of anything? Stricter? I’m sure the Americans had the better pay...
     
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    Fundamentally the same, I think. Until nuclear power came along the playing field was rather level. Electronics gave temporary advantages until the other caught up.
     

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