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Wednesday, February 29, 2012

PT BOATS

It stands for Patrol Torpedo Boat, but it turns out the torpedo wasn’t the best type of weapon for these fast, light Navy vessels: torpedo tubes were gradually replaced during World War II with heavy machine guns, automatic cannon, rocket launchers, and mortars:

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