Yamato was a battleship of the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II.
She was the largest and heaviest battleship ever constructed, displacing 72,800 tonnes at full load.
She armed with nine 46 cm (18.1 inch) main guns.
Yamato served as the flagship of Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto throughout 1942.
Yamato sunk in April 1945 during Operation Ten-Go.
Ten-Go was the last major Japanese naval operation of the war.