Dec 7, 2011

USS Arizona


Built at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, Commissioned in 1916

Modernized in 1929-31 at the Norfolk Navy Yard

Bombed and Sunk on December 7, 1941 in Pearl Harbor, with the loss of over 1100 crewmen

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Mike, your posts on the history of this great Nation are sobering, stimulating, enjoyable, frightening, and at times all 4.

Thank you.

The Banker