Battleship Gallery 1
USS Nebraska BB19 wearing a Norfolk No. 3 camouflage pattern. The ship is escorting a convoy to Rio de Janeiro in 1918
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end for the utah
Full details on each of these ships are to be found in my
US BATTLESHIPS 1941-1963 book
USS Florida BB30 arrives off Norfolk under a rising moon in 1928
USS Wyoming (BB32) as AG17 a anti-aircraft gunnery training ship in 1945. During WWI the ship was stationed in the Chesapeake Bay and aquired the nickname Cheasapeake Raider
USS Arkansas BB33 providing fire support during the landings on Okinawa.
USS Utah AG61 (BB31) on 7 Dec 41. Converted to a gunnery training and target ship in the 1930's the Utah was torpedoed twice at Pearl Harbor and quickly capsized.
great white fleet
USS Massachusetts BB2 in the white and buff paint of the Great White Fleet steaming with the Battle Line in 1905