USS Missouri Buttermilk Pie This recipe for this creamy, pecan-custard pie takes its name from the battleship Missouri, where it was said to be served to President Harry Truman. When the president requested the recipe, the chief steward refused, but decided to share it after retiring in 1970. http://www.midwestliving.com/food/desserts/pie-recipes/#page=3
USS Missouri (BB-63) ("Mighty Mo" or "Big Mo") is a United States Navy Iowa-class battleship, and was the third ship of the U.S. Navy to be named in honor of the US state of Missouri. Missouri was the last battleship built by the United States, and was the site of the surrender of the Empire of Japan which ended World War II.
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USS Missouri (BB-63, 'Mighty MO') in her present state as a national memorial afloat. She was the platform for the signing of the Japanese instrument of surrender in August 1945. She was declared a museum ship in 1998.