USS CAVALLA (SS-244, later SSK-244 and AGSS-244)

USS CAVALLA (SS-244, later SSK-244 and AGSS-244)

Class: Gato Submarine Launched: November 14, 1943 At: Electric Boat Company, Groton, Connecticut Commissioned: February 29, 1944 Converted: 1952Length: 307 feet Beam: 27 feet Draft: 18 feet (surface trim) Displacement: 1,820 tons Armament: Ten 21-inch torpedo tubes, one 4-inch/50 caliber... read more

Japanese HA-19

Japanese HA-19

Class: Type "A" Midget Submarine Launched: 1938 At: Kure Naval Dockyard, JapanLength: 78 feet, 5 inches Beam: 6 feet Draft: 6 feet Displacement: 46 tons (submerged) Armament: Two 18-inch torpedo tubesAddress: National Museum of the Pacific War 340 East Main Street Fredericksburg, Te... read more

USS LEXINGTON (CV-16/AVT-16)

USS LEXINGTON (CV-16/AVT-16)

Class: Essex Aircraft CarrierLaunched: September 23, 1942At: Bethlehem Steel Shipyard, Quincy, MassachusettsCommissioned: February 17, 1943Length: 910 feetBeam: 142 feetDraft: 30 feetDisplacement: 33,000 tonsArmament: (original): 90 aircraft, twelve 5-inch/38 caliber ... read more

PT-309

PT-309

Class: Higgins Motor Torpedo (PT) Boat Launched: 1944 At: Higgins Industries, New Orleans, Louisiana Commissioned: January 1944Length: 78 feet Beam: 20 feet Draft: 5 feet, 6 inches Displacement: 56 tons Armament: Two 20mm guns; one 40mm gun; two single and two twin 50 cal. machine guns; t... read more

USS STEWART (DE-238)

USS STEWART (DE-238)

Class: Edsall Destroyer Escort Launched: November 22, 1942 At: Brown Shipbuilding Company, Houston, Texas Commissioned: May 31, 1943Length: 307 feet Beam: 37 feet Draft: 12 feet Displacement: 1,490 tons Armament: Three 3 inch/50 caliber guns, two quad 40mm guns, ten twin 20mm guns, hedgeh... read more

USS TEXAS (BB-35)

USS TEXAS (BB-35)

Class: New York Battleship Launched: May 18, 1912 At: Newport News Shipbuilding & Drydock Company, Newport News, Virginia Commissioned: March 12, 1914Length: 573 feet Beam: 106 feet Normal Draft: 28 feet, 6 inches Displacement: 34,000 tons Speed: 21 knots Crew: 1,810 Armament: (Dece... read more