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   U.S.S Constitution  H.M.S Guerriere  

In the War of 1812,  in a fierce battle with the HMS Guerriere, a British sailor sees one of their cannon shot bounce off the hull of the Constitution and reportedly shouts, "Huzzah!", "Her sides are made of iron!"

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