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New jersey completed fitting out and trained her initial crew in continued. Navy uss new jersey bb62 iowaclass battleship emblem patch hat navy blue. The hats also have uss new jersey, bb62, and an image of the ship embroidered on front. Us navy bb62 uss new jersey patch fire power for freedom popular patch is your source for high quality embroidered military patches. Where you can shop for all the items found in our gift shop and have them shipped to your door. New jersey earned more battle stars for combat actions than the other three completed iowaclass battleships, and was the only us battleship providing gunfire support during the vietnam war. The keel of the 45,000 ton battleship new jersey is laid at the league island navy yard in philadelphia, pa. Sep 17, 2017 this pin was discovered by keefer the don.
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