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English: This image, provided courtesy of the Coast Defense Study Group (CDSG), shows a 16-in barbette-mounted gun in a casemated position. These were the largest guns mounted by the U.S. Coast Artillery Corps. This emplacement features a steel shield that wraps around the gun carriage, protecting it from nearby blast effects.
Source Coast Defense Study Group (CDSG)
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  • 2010-08-18 15:34 Pgrig 322×302× (67585 bytes) This image, provided courtesy of the Coast Defense Study Group (CDSG), shows a 16-in barbette-mounted gun in a casemated position. These were the largest guns mounted by the U.S. Coast Artillery Corps.

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