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This image gives a pretty good impression of just how much of her hull ...

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Great Naval Weapons: Giant Guns - Their Muzzle-Energy, Projectiles, and Penetrating Powers, 1921

The National Park Service has a great map, illustrated by Zack Anderson, that shows where the Arizona was berthed during the attack. If you take a close look you can also see the vantage point of Dr. Eric Haakensen (aboard the USS Solace) as he filmed the Arizona exploding.

Navy Divers in the Pacific Theater after Pearl Harbor - Scuba Professionals of Arizona

Mothballed ships after WWII, incredible

Mothballed ships after WWII incredible

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bship.jpg (JPEG Image, 780 × 961 pixels)

14 in Nevada class battleship USS Oklahoma capsized under Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941 and is shown here after being righted, with the extent of torpedo damage obvious. Unlike all other battleships struck that day bar USS Arizona (which blew up) she was too badly damaged ever to return to service. http://wrhstol.com/2usucIM

14 in Nevada class battleship USS Oklahoma capsized under Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941 and is shown here after being righted, with the extent of torpedo damage obvious.

In this image provided by the U.S. Naval Historical Center, USS Downes (DD-375) in dry dock No. 1, Pearl Harbor Navy Yard, Hawaii in December 1941, where she was struck by enemy bombs during the Japanese raid on Dec. 7, 1941. (

In this image provided by the U. Naval Historical Center, USS Downes in dry dock No. Pearl Harbor Navy Yard, Hawaii in December where she was struck by enemy bombs during the Japanese raid on Dec. Naval Historical Center via The Associated Press

Great infographic by William Neff of the Cleveland Plain Dealer on the USS Arizona

Great infographic by William Neff of the Cleveland Plain Dealer on the USS Arizona

Turret cross section

Battleship turret cross section

USS UTAH, SALVAGE EFFORTS WERE EVENTUALLY ABANDONED.

USS UTAH, SALVAGE EFFORTS WERE EVENTUALLY ABANDONED.

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Battleships at Pearl Harbor

. U.S. Navy salvage crews begin work of clearing wreckage from the decks of the U.S. Oklahoma in Pearl Harbor on May 23, 1943, sunk by Japanese bombs in opening attack of the war on Dec. 7, 1941. Huge crane in background removed much of twisted wreckage. Hose beside the men\'s feet is for pumping water from inside the ship. (AP Photo)

Photos: Attack on Pearl Harbor, December 1941

German tanks. Panther. King Tiger. Jagdpanther.

tiger tanks First used in the war and very effective.

USS Utah memorial at Pearl Harbor. Many people do not realize that the Utah is the other ship memorial in addition to the Arizona. The Utah was a washed up battleship being used as a target platform for aircraft bombing practice, using dummy bombs, but it was sunk nonetheless with loss of life. It was unsalvageable and towed to the beach and abandoned. Because all the remains could not be removed it was made a grave. The 12 inch guns were mounted on shore to repel a possible invasion.

USS Utah memorial at Pearl Harbor. Many people do not realize that the Utah is…