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5 edition of USS New Jersey found in the catalog.

USS New Jersey

World War II to the Persian Gulf

by Neil Leifer

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Published by MBI Pub. Co. in St. Paul, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New Jersey (Battleship : BB-62) -- History -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementphotography by Neil Leifer ; text by Robert F. Dorr.
    ContributionsDorr, Robert F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVA65.N5 L4424 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3658554M
    ISBN 100760312079
    LC Control Number2002514701
    OCLC/WorldCa50142992

    USS New Jersey (SSN) The lead boat of the Virginia class, USS Virginia. State of New Jersey. Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Virginia. Under construction. General characteristics. Class and type: Virginia -class submarine. S9G reactor auxiliary diesel engine. 25 knots (46 km/h) can remain submerged for up to 3 : 32 ft ( m). Third of the original thirteen states. II. The second New Jersey (BB) was launched 7 December by the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard; sponsored by Mrs. Charles Edison, wife of Governor Edison of New Jersey, former Secretary of the Navy; and commissioned at Philadelphia 23 May , Captain Carl F. Holden in command.. New Jersey completed fitting out and trained her .

    From the estate of a battleship sailor, a scarce cruise book for the USS New Jersey (BB) for its combat tour providing naval gunfire in Vietnam. Hardcover, pages, hundreds of photos of the ship and crew, liberty ports, Bob Hope and USO troupe, crossing the Equator, etc. Very Good, no jacket as issued. BB USS New Jersey. Iowa class battleship: Displacement: 48, tons (standard) / 57, tons (full load) Length: '3" Beam: '1" Draft: 37'9" Speed: 33 knots.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Compiled and presented by the Courier-post. "Courier-Post, South Jersey's Newspaper"--Cover.   Introduction - USS New Jersey, BB The USS New Jersey, is an Iowa class battleship built during World War II. Four vessels were built, the USS Iowa BB61, the USS New Jersey BB62, the USS Missouri BB63, and the USS Wisonsin BB The New Jersey was the second in class and was commissioned in May


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USS New Jersey by Neil Leifer Download PDF EPUB FB2

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USS New Jersey, a 45,ton Iowa class battleship, was built at the Philadelphia Navy Yard, Pennsylvania. Commissioned in Mayshe spent the rest of that year in the western Atlantic and Caribbean area. New Jersey went to the Pacific in early and conducted her first combat operations in support of the Marshalls invasion.

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