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- USS Bunker Hill Completes Sea Trials. // Washington Letter of Oceanography;12/29/2008, Vol. 42 Issue 26, p1
The article reports that USS Bunker Hill cruiser successfully accomplished sea trials testing newly modernized hull, mechanical and electrical (HM&E) systems on December 12, 2008. Bunker Hill is said to be the first of 22 Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruisers to be subjected to the complete...
- The War. // America;6/28/1919, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p293
The article reports that the German crews interned at Scapa Flow in the Orkneys sank most of their fleet in Germany on June 21, 1919. It notes that the battleships and battle cruisers were lost, 18 destroyers were beached, while the others went ashore in a half-sunken condition. Admiral Sir...
- A DESTROYER. Steinbeck, John // Naval History;Feb2006, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p16
The article presents information related to warships. A destroyer is a lovely ship, probably the nicest fighting ship of all. For one thing, a destroyer is small enough so that her captain knows his whole crew personally. The cruisers go in second, but the destroyers work all the time. They are...
- Send an Amphib, the Future Cry. Hooton, E. R. // Armada International;Feb/Mar2005 Supplement, Vol. 29, p10
Provides information on the commonly used amphibious battle ships by naval forces. Features of Italy's Cavour ship; Description of the HMS Ocean battleship operated by the British Royal Navy; Components of the SSBN 726 class ballistic missile submarines of the U.S. Navy.
- SEA MAIL. Allison, Abbie // Sea Classics;Jan2013, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p4
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including an article related to false information in the August 2012 issue, a correction in an article in the September 2012 issue and "Intel Files," which informs about battleship USS Iowa.
- WARSHIPS IN TRANSITION: ARMORED CRUISER SOUTH DAKOTA. Larson, George A. // Sea Classics;Feb2011, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p14
The article highlights the history of USS South Dakota (ACR-9), an armored cruiser of the Pennsylvania-class. The cruiser was built by the Union Iron Works of San Francisco, California and was launched on July 21, 1904. South Dakota cruiser went to Honolulu, Hawaii on September 11, 1909 as part...
- The Pilot House. Shaum, Jack // PowerShips;Summer2010, Vol. 67 Issue 2, p4
The article discusses two ships docked on the Delaware River that are in danger of being scrapped, the Spanish-American cruiser USS Olympia and the liner United States.
- THE IRON CROSS EPIDEMIC. // Punch or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, December 23, 1914;1/1/1914, p32
The article offers information regarding the captain of a German cruiser who gives an order to lighten the ship to speed up.
- CRUISERS (CG). // Sea Power;Jan2003, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p96
Features the U.S. cruisers ANZIO (CG 68) and Antietam (CG 54) Tinderoga Class. Displacement of the cruisers; Length and beam; Builders of the cruiser.