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USS North Carolina (BB-55)

Interesting facts

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Battleship North Carolina - A Note of History

Construction

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Battleship North Carolina

By drone

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DJI - USS North Carolina Battleship @ Sunset - Wilmington, NC - Navy Drone Cam

Inside

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Veterans Bring Battleship Back to Life | USS North Carolina | Veteran Stories

Movie appearance

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Battleship North Carolina

USS North Carolina (BB-55) is the lead ship of North Carolina-class battleship and the fourth warship in the U.S. Navy to be named for the State of North Carolina. She was the first newly constructed American battleship to enter service during World War II, and took part in every major naval offensive in the Pacific Theater of Operations; her 15 battle stars made her the most decorated American battleship of World War II.