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Salvo - A game of naval strategy for two players

Date: 1940s
Overall: 180 x 120 x 8 mm, 0.05 kg
Medium: Cardboard, Ink on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Object Name: Board game
Object No: 00000171

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    Salvo is a variation of the classic board game Battleship and was first published in New York in 1931 with subsequent republishings in 1940 and 1961. It is a game of naval strategy for two players with the aim of knocking out your opponent's fleet of ships before they do the same to you.
    SignificanceBoard games offer an insight into how people (young and old) spent their recreational time. This game continues the popular theme of naval battles.
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