Photo picture images of the battleship USS Arkansas

Early 1920s at sea

Battleship Uss Arkansas BB-33 Postcard

Click image to enlarge - Postcard USS Arkansas

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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USS Arkansas being built

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[Below] The USS Arkansas under construction in 1911.

Photo courtesy of Michael Pocock's Maritime Quest.

Taft aboard the USS Arkansas

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President William Taft boarding the USS Arkansas in 1912.

Photo courtesy of Michael Pocock's Maritime Quest.

1916 Photo

USS Arkansas BB-33 - click to enlarge

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

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The USS Arkansas in 1945.

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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