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USS Wisconsin (BB-64) known as "Wisky".

January 1941 - The keel to USS Wisconsin (BB is laid. Commissioned in April she serves during the later stages of World War II in the Pacific. She is now a museum battleship stationed in Norfolk, Va.

All four of the Iowa Class Battleships at sea.

All four Iowa-class battleships steaming together Ship closest to the camera is USS Iowa The others are (from near to far): USS Wisconsin USS Missouri and USS New Jersey

The Wisconsin and the Oklahoma.. Notice how much larger the Wisconsin is.

Battleship USS Wisconsin outboard of the salvaged USS Oklahoma “The Japanese could choose to fight Oklahoma on the open seas, or attack Pearl Harbor, delay a fleet encounter, and face.

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USS Wisconsin and Museum in VA.Sailors assigned to the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN man the rails of the battleship, USS Wisconsin (BB

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Sailors assigned to USS Theodore Roosevelt CVN 71 Weapons Department man the rails of the Iowa-class battleship USS Wisconsin BB 64 .

Battleship USS Wisconsin (BB-64), an Iowa class battleship, one of the largest battleships ever build by the U.S. Navy, now berthed at Nauticus in Norfolk, Virginia.

USS Wisconsin - Battleship USS Wisconsin an Iowa class battleship, one of the largest battleships ever build by the U. Navy, now berthed at Nauticus in Norfolk, Virginia. Here the last rays of the setting sun light up her sides with a coppery glow.

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USS Wisconsin Iowa-class battleship docked in Norfolk VA.

The battleship EX-USS Missouri (BB 63) returns to Ford Island after finishing scheduled repairs at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard.

The battleship EX-USS Missouri (BB 63) returns to Ford Island after finishing scheduled repairs at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard.

Damaged bow of USS Wisconsin, circa May-Jun 1956

[Photo] Damaged bow of USS Wisconsin, circa May-Jun 1956

USS Buck (destroyer,) battleship Wisconsin and heavy cruiser Saint Paul off Korea 22 February 1952.

US Navy destroyer Buck, battleship Wisconsin, and heavy cruiser Saint Paul off Korea, 22 Feb 1952 Source United States National Archives

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Practicing for imminent war: Battleship USS Wisconsin firing its 406 inch) guns during operation Desert Shield (November It's really something to throw a projectile the weight of a VW bug.

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“ caliber Mark 7 gun, the main armament of the Iowa-class battleships, the last of their type to see active service.

The World War II Battleship USS Missouri BB64, the scene of the Japanese Surrender Ceremony in 1945.

[Photo] Bow view of USS Wisconsin with her main guns trained to port side, Gulf of Mexico, 30 Aug 1988

(Hubby would love to take a vacation to see any battle ship) got to plan this soon!Bow view of USS Wisconsin with her main guns trained to port side, Gulf of Mexico, 30 Aug 1988