Japanese battleship Hiei at Yokosuka, Japan, 25 Jul 1933

Caption   Japanese battleship Hiei at Yokosuka, Japan, 25 Jul 1933 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseMaritime History and Science Museum, Kure, Japan
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 26 Oct 2010

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1. Denn says:
1 Aug 2011 11:55:46 AM

This is the "demilitarized" training ship period, due to the London treaty. The belt armor has been removed, as well as some of the guns and boilers (note reduced forward funnel).

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