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14 in Pennsylvania class battleship USS Arizona, bow view: she was the principal victim at Pearl Harbor on 7 December blowing up with heavy loss. Uss Arizona, Naval History, Military History, Us Battleships, Us Navy Ships, Pearl Harbor Attack, United States Navy, Aircraft Carrier, World War Two

USS Arizona, bow view

A Magnificent pre-war photo of USS Arizona as she was in her heyday.

Royal Navy Type 23 frigate HMS Argyll is pictured at the end of Exercise Goalkeeper in the Middle East. Based in Plymouth, HMS Argyll is the longest-serving Type 23 frigate in the Royal Navy Type 23 Frigate, Marina Real, British Armed Forces, Navy Military, Navy Ships, Submarines, Panzer, Aircraft Carrier, Hale Navy

HMS Lancaster

Royal Navy Type 23 frigate HMS Lancaster in the Caribbean Sea. HMS Lancaster, the Queen’s Frigate is ready for a challenging deployment where she is scheduled to undertake a range of tasks across the Atlantic in support of British interests. Her tasking will focus on the reassurance and security of the British Overseas territories, the provision of humanitarian aid and disaster relief during the core hurricane season and counter narcotic operations with partner nations. During the six-month…

USS Iowa (BB THE Guided missile frigate USS Halyburton receiving fuel from battleship in the North Atlantic, 6 Sep The permanent home of the USS Iowa, now retired, is located at Berth 87 at the Port of Los Angeles. Poder Naval, Uss America, Uss Iowa, Us Navy Ships, Naval History, Us Marine Corps, Navy Military, United States Navy, Submarines

Guided missile frigate USS Halyburton (FFG-40) receiving fuel from battleship USS Iowa (BB-61) in the North Atlantic, 6 Sep 1985. The permanent home of the USS Iowa, now retired, is located at Berth 87 at the Port of Los Angeles.

Italian Battleship Roma - Various details of her forward Conning Tower (usually a heavily armoured part of a battleship - as housed sighting/ranging gear for firing of primary armament) Armada, Army & Navy, Navy Ships, Submarines, Royal Navy, Battleship, Military Aircraft, World War Ii, Wwii

Italy's Battleship Roma

June 7th Focus: USS South Dakota - posted in Battleship Era: FIND ALL OUR DAILY THREADS HERE June 7th 06-07-1882 Howe Admiral Laid Down 06-07-1902 London Formidable Commissioned 06-07-1914 Giulio Cesare Conte di Cavour class Commissioned 1941 - Santa Fe – Cleveland-class– Laid down 1941 – South Dakota – South Dakota class - Launched 06-07-1942 Midway Battle 1943 – Tulagi – Casablanca-class– Laid down 1944 – Kwajalein – Ca...

HMS Defender was a Daring-class destroyer of the British Royal Navy. (C) Dec 1952 Hms Prince Of Wales, Navy Times, Navy Coast Guard, Hms Hood, British Armed Forces, Merchant Marine, Military News, Naval History, Armada

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HMS Defender was a Daring-class destroyer of the Royal Navy http://ift.tt/1NXHJdN

Kirishima (霧島) was a Kongo Class Battleship Naval History, Military History, Us Battleships, Imperial Japanese Navy, Military Pictures, Aircraft Carrier, Ww2 Aircraft, Navy Ships, Submarines

IJN Kirishima

One of a class of four battlecruisers, rebuilt between the wars as fast battleships, Krishima underwent a major rebuild in the 30's. In this she was lengthened by some 25 feet, given new machinery which increased her power from 64,000 shp to 136,000 shp, which saw an increase in speed from 27.5 kts to almost 31kts.which was quite impressive given that her displacement has also risen from 32000 tons full load as built, to over 37,000 tons after reconstruction! In one of the last battleship vs…