What was it like serving in USS Wisconsin, the Iowa-class battleship that now adorns the Norfolk, Virginia riverside as a maritime museum? Proclaims Admiral Stavridis, “the sea is one.”
Dallas residents should enjoy their backyards while they can, because the mosquitoes are hatching. That was the message from Dallas County health officials on Friday as they announced the start of ...
CAMDEN, NJ— For the first time, the Battleship New Jersey will let visitors into the room that once powered the battleship up 33 knots. The Battleship New Jersey announced yesterday that on April 20 ...
USS Missouri entered service in June 1944 and joined Vice Admiral Marc Mitscher’s Task Force 58 (fast carrier task force) in January 1945. Missouri’s primary mission was aircraft-carrier escort, ...
It’s quiet at the San Jacinto Historic Site this weekend, the battlefield, soaring monument and Battleship Texas closed to the public indefinitely. With all the action on Independence Parkway focused ...
Stealth vs. Battleship: What if America's Last Battleship Attacked the Zumwalt-Class Destroyer? What would happen if the US Navy’s latest destroyer, the USS Zumwalt (DDG-1000) fought against the ...
Mobile, Ala. (WKRG) -- A special event, and now an annual event, at Battleship Memorial Park, is happening Saturday, April 20th. The 4th annual Oath of Enlistment ceremony will take place at 10 am ...
Its nickname was The Big Stick. And a big stick was needed to deliver a big hit, which was the intention of the USS Iowa when it was built in 1940. Today, it sits at rest as a museum in San Pedro ...
NORFOLK, Va. – If the planks of the USS Wisconsin could talk, they would tell the stories of generations of Sailors to serve aboard America’s last great battleship. A fixture of the Downtown ...
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MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) -- The Mobile Fire-Rescue Department is reporting that Friday's fire at Battleship Memorial Park was due to a welding incident. The fire -- causing quite the scare -- came from the ...
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To wage war against China? Battleship War in 2026: Should the U.S. Navy Bring Back the Ultimate Warship? Imagine this fictional showdown: It's July 2026, and the United States and China are on the ...