The Two Largest Battleships Ever Made — Starboard Tack

IJN Yamato & Musashi of the Imperial Japanese Navy were (and still are) the two largest battleships ever produced. 71,659 tons each, 869 feet in length with the main armament consisting of nine 18.1″ guns. The largest ever put on any naval vessel. Both ships were sunk by bombs and torpedoes from American carrier aircraft.

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