|Caption||Battleship USS South Dakota departing Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States for shakedown exercises, 4 Jun 1942. Note the OS2U Kingfisher aircraft from Observation Squadron VO-6 on the fantail. ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Navy|
|Photos on Same Day||4 Jun 1942|
|Photos at Same Place||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||22 Feb 2014|
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|Licensing||Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".|
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