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Model of USS Iowa in the Iowa State Capitol building at Des Moines, Iowa, United States, 16 Aug 2011

Caption   Model of USS Iowa in the Iowa State Capitol building at Des Moines, Iowa, United States, 16 Aug 2011 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseWikipedia user Flapane
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Photos at Same Place Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 13 Jan 2012

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1. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
13 Jan 2012 08:22:52 PM

A short segment of an upcoming online video tour of the Iowa State Capitol will be devoted to this model. The narration of that segment is contributed in part by C. Peter Chen of WW2DB.

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WW2-Era Place Name Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Lat/Long 41.5912, -93.6039
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