Battleships at anchor on battleship row in Pearl Harbor on December USS Nevada USS Oklahoma * USS Pennsylvania USS Arizona * USS Tennessee USS California * USS Maryland USS West Virginia * *Sunk or destroyed
- USS Pennsylvania, Being in dry dock at the time, she survived Pearl Harbor relatively unscathed, and was not as extensively modernised thereafter as more badly damaged ships. On 12 August 1945 days before the end of she was badly.
My Grandfather was a Carpenter's Mate on the first aircraft carriers. He repaired the Teak decks. The first flight from a US Navy ship. the next year, in January of the same guy landed on the USS Pennsylvania.