USS ARKANSAS BB-33

USS ARKANSAS BB 33

Photo picture images of the battleship USS Arkansas


1911

USS Arkansas being built

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[Below] The USS Arkansas under construction in 1911.

Photo courtesy of Michael Pocock's Maritime Quest.


1912

Taft aboard the USS Arkansas

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President William Taft boarding the USS Arkansas in 1912.
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1916

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The USS Arkansas in 1916. Courtesy of the Steve Weems collection.

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1916 in harbor

leaving harbor USS Arkansas

1916 leaving harbor - see enlarged


1927

1927 USS Arkansas

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Early 1920s at sea

Battleship Uss Arkansas BB-33 Postcard

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1942 refit

USS Arkansas in 1942

USS Arkansas after 1942 refit.
Notice the"basket" mast has been replaced
with the "tripod" mast.
Also, a whole smoke stack has been removed.
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1945

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The USS Arkansas in 1945.


July 25, 1946

The Baker Atomic Test

A photo of the "Baker" test during Operation Crossroads held at Bikini Atoll. The dark shape being lifted into the water column is usually identified as the "Arky."

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Erik Weems