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America's Mightiest Battleship - USS Missouri (BB-63)

USS Missouri, a 45,000 ton Iowa class battleship built by the New York Navy Yard, was commissioned on 11 June 1944. She spent the remainder of that year prep...

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Comment by Emmet Molloy on June 22, 2018 at 6:07pm

I understand, I am 73 and unfortunately having some memory problems. 

Comment by Timothy Shugart on June 22, 2018 at 6:04pm

You are absolutely correct. Iowa was BB61. Darn it a b**** to get old! New Jersey was 62, Big Mo was 63 and Wisconsin 64

Comment by Emmet Molloy on June 22, 2018 at 5:55pm

I believe the New Jersey was “62.” 

Comment by Emmet Molloy on June 22, 2018 at 5:49pm

Even though she has BB-63 on her hull? 

Comment by Timothy Shugart on June 22, 2018 at 4:59pm

Wonderful Battleship, but she was an Iowa Class battleship (BB62).:-)

Comment by Emmet Molloy on May 30, 2018 at 11:46pm

I thought it was pretty good too, never knew that she was involved in the Korean War also until I recently read about it. 

Comment by David De Rooy on May 30, 2018 at 11:31pm

Good flick Corky. I'll bet there was a lot of Gunners Mates on this ship. I like the camo paintjob

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