Back on board Canberra. We were in a desperate position, fires above and below decks, nothing to...USS Massachusetts fires a salvo off Kamaishi Note, outbound shells visible to the left of the...Patterson got off 50 rounds at the Japanese, but was herself hit, Bagley rushed off to the west, but...Sloop | CA-44 | CL-64 | CG-49Following the Battle of SavoIsland the United States Government decided to name a ship in honour of...The USS Quincy , caught in the searchlights from attacking Japanese cruisers, on fire and sinking as...Off the USS San Juan - 7 October 1942Memorial to USS Vincennes in Vincennes, Indiana Having lost power and all steering control five...Technische Daten Verdrängung: 9950t Länge:179,3 m Breite 18,8 m Tiefgang: 5,9 m Geschwindigkeit 32,7...USS Duncan DDR 874Iced in at Norfolk, Va in January, 1966 Submitted by Colin Benporath R.A.N. (1960 1972) Taken...Canberra was not fitted with a TBS system, thus we did not receive that warning. It is quite amazing...The Arctic convoys of World War II were ocean going convoys which sailed from the United Kingdom,...Mary C Wintle christens the USS Wintle (full screen version) Back to the Table of Contents About the...Eight US destroyers for the fleet, BLUE, RALPH TALBOT, PATTERSON, BAGLEY, HELM, WILSON, BUCHANAN and...Portland undergoing repairs in dry dock in Sydney, Australia a month after the battle At 03:00 on...A Special Thank You to Shipmate Lt. Jg. L.R. Pugh Ships PhotographerAmerican morale poster, from late 1942 or early 1943. The fighting around Guadalcanal steadily...A Special Thank You to Shipmate Lt. Jg. L.R. Pugh Ships PhotographerIronbottom Sound. The majority of the warship surface battle of November 13 took place in the area...HMAS CANBERRA (Captain F.E. Getting RAN) USS CHICAGO (Captain H. A. Bode USN) USS ASTORIA (Captain W...... Main Next Commissioning ceremony of the historic Battleship USS Washington BB56 on May 15, 1941.Historical Facts Battle Historic Photo Third Battle of Savo PNY Builds Dimensions & Diagram Armament......hazardous and required excellent seamanship and was entrusted to only the well trained crew.Historical Facts Battle Historic Photo Third Battle of Savo PNY Builds Dimensions & Diagram Armament...A Special Thank You to Shipmate Lt. Jg. L.R. Pugh Ships Photographer...BB56 On Watch Previous Next On Watch – note the enemy ship silhouettes on the bulkhead.