Wreckage of Battleship USS Oklahoma

Wreckage of Battleship USS Oklahoma

Battleships at anchor on battleship row in Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. USS Nevada USS Oklahoma * USS Pennsylvania USS Arizona * USS Tennessee USS California * USS Maryland USS West Virginia * *Sunk or destroyed

Battleships at anchor on battleship row in Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. USS Nevada USS Oklahoma * USS Pennsylvania USS Arizona * USS Tennessee USS California * USS Maryland USS West Virginia * *Sunk or destroyed

USS Oklahoma (BB-37) was a Nevada-class battleship that entered service in 1916. Following World War I, USS Oklahoma saw service with both the Atlantic and Pacific Fleets. At Pearl Harbor on December 7, USS Oklahoma was sunk during the Japanese attack

USS Oklahoma (BB-37) was a Nevada-class battleship that entered service in 1916. Following World War I, USS Oklahoma saw service with both the Atlantic and Pacific Fleets. At Pearl Harbor on December 7, USS Oklahoma was sunk during the Japanese attack

The Day the USS Oklahoma Died

The Day the USS Oklahoma Died

USS OKLAHOMA The human remains from as many as 388 sailors and Marines who died aboard the USS Oklahoma after the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor will be exhumed for analysis and identification. The Oklahoma sank on Dec. 7, 1941, after it was hit by torpedoes in the Japanese surprise attack, killing 429 sailors and Marines aboard the ship. In the years afterward, divers recovered bodies from the sunken warship and buried them in unknown graves. The unknown bodies are to be exhumed from the…

Remains from Pearl Harbor to be exhumed for ID

USS OKLAHOMA The human remains from as many as 388 sailors and Marines who died aboard the USS Oklahoma after the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor will be exhumed for analysis and identification. The Oklahoma sank on Dec. 7, 1941, after it was hit by torpedoes in the Japanese surprise attack, killing 429 sailors and Marines aboard the ship. In the years afterward, divers recovered bodies from the sunken warship and buried them in unknown graves. The unknown bodies are to be exhumed from the…

Parbuckling, is a proven method to raise capsized vessels. The USS Oklahoma (above) was parbuckled by the U.S. military in 1943

USS Oklahoma parbuckled in 1943 after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor

Parbuckling, is a proven method to raise capsized vessels. The USS Oklahoma (above) was parbuckled by the U.S. military in 1943

Salvage crew aboard USS Oklahoma, 1942. US to exhume remains of Pearl Harbor dead for identification. The remains of nearly 400 US servicemen killed at Pearl Harbor are to be exhumed so they may be identified and given individual burials, the US says. The sailors and Marines were aboard the battleship USS Oklahoma when it was struck by Japanese torpedoes in 1941. Their remains were buried together in Hawaii. The identification effort will use advances in forensic and DNA testing, US defence…

US to exhume remains of Pearl Harbor dead for identification

Salvage crew aboard USS Oklahoma, 1942. US to exhume remains of Pearl Harbor dead for identification. The remains of nearly 400 US servicemen killed at Pearl Harbor are to be exhumed so they may be identified and given individual burials, the US says. The sailors and Marines were aboard the battleship USS Oklahoma when it was struck by Japanese torpedoes in 1941. Their remains were buried together in Hawaii. The identification effort will use advances in forensic and DNA testing, US defence…

MaritimeQuest - USS Oklahoma BB-37 Page 1

MaritimeQuest - USS Oklahoma BB-37 Page 1

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Greetings from the North Pole  Stars and Stripes in Europe is helping your Military Family children get their letters to Santa at the North Pole. Santa may also have time to send them a note in return for letters postmarked by Dec. 24.  If you are stationed in Europe, take your child's letter, addressed "To: Santa Claus, c/o Stars and Stripes, North Pole” and drop it in a US or APO mailbox.

Greetings from the North Pole Stars and Stripes in Europe is helping your Military Family children get their letters to Santa at the North Pole. Santa may also have time to send them a note in return for letters postmarked by Dec. 24. If you are stationed in Europe, take your child's letter, addressed "To: Santa Claus, c/o Stars and Stripes, North Pole” and drop it in a US or APO mailbox.

USS Oklahoma (BB 37), showing extent of torpedo damage, after being righted.  Evidence suggests possible mini submarine strike using larger Type 97 torpedoes (800lb TNT equiv. warhead), compared to the Type 91 aerial variety (450lb).

USS Oklahoma (BB 37), showing extent of torpedo damage, after being righted. Evidence suggests possible mini submarine strike using larger Type 97 torpedoes (800lb TNT equiv. warhead), compared to the Type 91 aerial variety (450lb).

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