USS Cowpens , A Ticonderoga Class Guided Missile Cruiser Of The United States Na ...
Stockphoto ID: 1625423
File name: BH2223-PD.jpg
Format: digital, 3000+ pixels longest side
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Source: photographer Based in: Australia
Description: USS Cowpens , a Ticonderoga class guided missile cruiser of the United States Navy , docked in Sydney together with the supercarrier USS Kitty Hawk . Both of these ships , at the time , were forward deployed at Yokosuka , Japan . Cowpens gained a place in history by being the first US Navy ship to attack in the war in Iraq in 2003 , firing 37 Tomahawk cruise missiles .