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Edson launched

On 4 January 1958, USS Edson (DD-946) was launched at Bath Iron Works, Bath, ME, sponsored by Mrs. M. A. Edson, widow of General Edson.

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New Jersey struck

On 4 January 1999, Iowa-class battleship USS New Jersey (BB-62) was struck from the Naval Vessel Register.
Battleship New Jersey, Camden, NJ

USS New Jersey (BB-62)  View from the bridge, looking over the two forward 16/50 gun turrets, during sea trials in the Pacific, 25-28 September 1982. Note spray at the front of the second turret. Photographed by PH1 Ron Garrison.  Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the the Department of Defense Still Media Collection.

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