The sailor cleans the lock of the ship’s gun of the battleship “Alabama”

battleship Alabama


The sailor looks inside a 16-inch (406 mm) gun of the American battleship Alabama (BB-60). On his left hand is wrapped a towel, with which he cleans the cannon lock. Presumably, filmed in the period from November 1942 to March 1943.

 

 

Date: winter 1942

In : 1942

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