uss_oklahoma.jpg (481×324) Notice the anti-torpedo nets with floats extended from the hull on the long white arms.

writes about The Day the USS Oklahoma Died, her crew, and the efforts to create a memorial to her.

Spanish-American War: USS Indiana (BB-1): USS Indiana (BB-1)

USS Indiana BB-58 World War II Battleship

USS Indiana built in was the very first U. warship laid down as a battleship. She served in the Spanish American War was partly responsible for the destruction of the Spanish destroyers Plutón and Furor.

Pearl Harbor Historical Photos: USS West Virginia and the USS Tennessee Following the Attack

Things to Know Before You Visit Pearl Harbor

American battleships “West Virginia” and “Tennessee” in the Harbor of pearl Harbor during an attack by Japanese aircraft.

The capsized USS Oklahoma and the USS Maryland after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941.

The capsized USS Oklahoma and USS Maryland after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, December

Pearl harbor

Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument - Vintage photo: The USS Oglala capsized at her dock. Maryland and the capsized Oklahoma can be seen in background

Battleship USS Oklahoma (BB-37), sunk at Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941, is re-floated. This is an aerial view of the salvaged Oklahoma toward shore in 90 degree position, March 19, 1943.

November 1943 - Battleship USS Oklahoma sunk at Pearl Harbor on 7 December is re-floated. Photo: Aerial view of salvaged Oklahoma toward shore in 90 degree position, March

USS California BB-44

USS California one of two Tennessee-class battleships completed shortly after World War I, was the fifth ship of the United States Navy named in honor of the state.

USS Oklahoma BB37 rides heavy seas taking it wet over the bow shortly before the attack on Pearl Harbor where she was lost

USS Oklahoma rides heavy seas taking it wet over the bow shortly before the attack on Pearl Harbor where she was lost

USS Washington (BB-56), the only American battleship to sink an enemy battleship (IJN Kirishima) during a war in a "one on one" combat at night. This great warship is the second of North Carolina class!

USS Washington the only American battleship to sink an enemy battleship (IJN Kirishima) during World War II in a "one on one" combat - at night. This great warship is the second of North Carolina-class.

ティルピッツ

15 in German battleship Tirpitz, sister of Bismarck. She capsized after RAF air attack in November

NORFOLK (Dec. 20, 2012) The aircraft carriers USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69), USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77), USS Enterprise (CVN 65), USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75), and USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) are in port at Naval Station Norfolk, Va., the world's largest naval station.

Home sweet home: four Nimitz-class aircraft carriers resting at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, which coincidentally is the largest naval base in the world.

HMS Nelson, flagship for Admiral Somerville, commanding Force H.

HMS Nelson (pennant number Battleship of the British Royal Navy and flagship for Admiral Somerville, commanding Force H.

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