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USS Texas BB-53 ,1943

USS Texas (BB Some of the most impressive technology seen from the war. The USS Texas is a battleship in the U. Navy, and Navy that would become the largest in the world.

German battleship Gneisenau, also described as a battlecruiser.

redjeep: “ lodille: “ redjeep: “ that’s the KMS Gneisenau, a WWII German Battlecruiser / Light Battleship ” He had a little sister called: ‘Scharnhorst’. ” "She" had a little sister… all ships are.

British Battlecruiser HMS Repulse. The HMS Repulse was sunk by Japanese air attack on December 10, 1941, off the coast Malaya.

HMS Repulse (British Battlecruiser, leading other Royal Navy capital ships during maneuvers, circa the late The next ship astern is HMS Renown.

HMS Repulse

HMS Repulse, Renown Class Battlecruiser, photo from an Illustrated London News book from

Foredeck of the Royal Navy's most famous warship, 15 in battlecruiser HMS Hood, pictured between the wars.  After 3 battlecruisers were lost to magazine explosions at Jutland in 1916 further construction was halted, but Hood was already at an advanced stage.  In May 1941, 25 years later almost to the day, she suffered an identical fate at the hands of modern German battleship Bismarck.

Foredeck of the Royal Navy's most famous warship, 15 in battlecruiser HMS Hood…

USS Arizona (BB-39) pitching in heavy seas during the 1930's.

old photos visit this site! USS Arizona in Heavy Seas in the Pearl Harbor Historical Photos

Italian Cruiser Raimondo Montecuccoli was a Condottieri-class light cruiser serving with the Italian Regia Marina during World War II. During the war she participated in the Battle of Punta Stilo and in the successful Battle of Pantelleria were she crippled the destroyer Bedouin and damaged the cruiser Cairo and destroyer Partridge She survived the war and served in the post-war Marina Militare until 1964

Raimondo Montecuccoli was a Condottieri-class light cruiser serving with the Italian Regia Marina during World War II. She survived the war and served in the post-war Marina Militare until