New Mighty Mo tour pits ‘reel life’ against real life
By Cheryl Chee Tsutsumi
June 3, 2012
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COURTESY UNIVERSAL STUDIOS Technicians and cameramen prepare to shoot a scene from the movie "Battleship" aboard the USS Missouri.
COURTESY U.S. ARMY MUSEUM Japanese Foreign Affairs Minister Mamoru Shige-mitsu signed surrender documents aboard the USS Missouri on Sept. 2, 1945.
COURTESY BATTLESHIP MISSOURI MEMORIAL A guide, center, leads a tour of Combat Engagement Center. This room was the admiral's quarters until 1984, when the Missouri went through a two-year modernization in order to rejoin the fleet as a member of the modern Navy.
COURTESY BATTLESHIP MISSOURI MEMORIAL The USS Missouri, moored at Ford Island.