The "Big Guns" of WW II were giants in there own right. If were to see one in the open sea in the fore-coming heat of a battle, even from a long distance it would make your legs wobble, but yet according to some they only played an important secondary role.
To see them unleash those mighty guns must have been a sight to behold.
Many of the "high-powered Naval commands" from all nations expected showdowns between these giant beasts, but it never happened.
So HEREis there story...I think you'll find it most interesting.