USS Oklahoma (BB-37), the only ship of the United States Navy to ever be named for the 46th state, was a World War I-era battleship and the second of two ships in her class; her sister ship was Nevada. She, along with her sister, were the first two U.S. warships to use oil fuel instead of coal.

USS Oklahoma (BB-37), the only ship of the United States Navy to ever be named for the 46th state, was a World War I-era battleship and the second of two ships in her class; her sister ship was Nevada. She, along with her sister, were the first two U.S. warships to use oil fuel instead of coal.

The Day the USS Oklahoma Died

The Day the USS Oklahoma Died

USS New Mexico (BB-40), USS Oklahoma (BB-37), and USS Nevada (BB-36),1919

USS New Mexico (BB-40), USS Oklahoma (BB-37), and USS Nevada (BB-36),1919

USS Oklahoma begins its Death Roll. Pearl Harbor, 7 Dec 1941.

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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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USS New York, 1932, after modernization, leading USS Nevada and USS Oklahoma. Aircraft carrier USS Lexington in the background.

USS New York, 1932, after modernization, leading USS Nevada and USS Oklahoma. Aircraft carrier USS Lexington in the background.

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 City alongside USS Frank Cable.

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Wreckage of Battleship USS Oklahoma

Wreckage of Battleship USS Oklahoma

USS Oklahoma BB-37. Oklahoma had a chequered reputation between the wars courtesy of her reciprocating triple-expansion engines which frequently gave trouble and degraded her speed and reliability compared to the other 11 turbine- and turbo-electric drive ships that formed the main battleline of the U.S. Fleet between the wars. Her perpetual status as a private ship was evidenced by the lack of build-up in her superstructure that gave her masts a relatively taller and more elegant…

USS Oklahoma BB-37. Oklahoma had a chequered reputation between the wars courtesy of her reciprocating triple-expansion engines which frequently gave trouble and degraded her speed and reliability compared to the other 11 turbine- and turbo-electric drive ships that formed the main battleline of the U.S. Fleet between the wars. Her perpetual status as a private ship was evidenced by the lack of build-up in her superstructure that gave her masts a relatively taller and more elegant…

Battleship USS Oklahoma (BB-37), sunk at Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941, is re-floated. This is an aerial view of the salvaged Oklahoma toward shore in 90 degree position, March 19, 1943.

Battleship USS Oklahoma (BB-37), sunk at Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941, is re-floated. This is an aerial view of the salvaged Oklahoma toward shore in 90 degree position, March 19, 1943.

14 in Nevada class battleship USS Oklahoma pictured on manoeuvres in the 1930s - this pair were the US Navy's first oil fired dreadnoughts.  She capsized at Pearl Harbor under Japanese air attack on 7 December 1941 with the loss of over 400 of her crew, and unlike most of the ships present that day was too badly damaged ever to return to service.

14 in Nevada class battleship USS Oklahoma pictured on manoeuvres in the 1930s - this pair were the US Navy's first oil fired dreadnoughts. She capsized at Pearl Harbor under Japanese air attack on 7 December 1941 with the loss of over 400 of her crew, and unlike most of the ships present that day was too badly damaged ever to return to service.

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