USS Tennessee Underway in Puget Sound, Washington, on 12 May after modernization. Note the greatly increased beam that was one element of this work. Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the U.
USS Alabama Battleship - Mobile, AL. Yeah, I boarded that bad boy ;
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When you can hurl a projectile the weight of a small car 25 miles - that's fire power!
US Monitors in the Civil War.
HMS Hood, The largest battlecruiser ever built, she famously confirmed the fundamental flaw in the concept when she came up against the modern German battleship Bismarck in May being fatally vulnerable to heavy calibre plunging fire.