USS Arizona


Bridge Named in Honor of Donald Stratton

By: Mark Loproto

More than 76 years have passed since the attack on Pearl Harbor and we are still finding new and inventive ways to recognize and honor the brave men who survived... Read More

Battleship USS Arizona's 100th Birthday

By: Bruce D.

100 years ago today, the Battleship USS Arizona (BB-39) was launched at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. It was the world's largest battleship, a super-dreadnaught. Arizona cost $15 Million. She waited until... Read More

Tips for visiting the USS Arizona Memorial

By: J. Owen

Visiting the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor is an important trip, especially for Americans. This is the place where the United States was attacked and brought into World War II.... Read More

Dramatic USS Arizona Facts

By: J. Owen

By the time of the Pearl Harbor attack on December 7th, 1941, the USS Arizona was no longer the newest ship.  The Navy was recognizing that the future was in... Read More

USS Arizona at Pearl Harbor

By: J. Owen

The most devastating loss of the attack on Pearl Harbor was on the USS Arizona, accounting for nearly half of the 2403 total deaths. 1,177 men died on the battleship Arizona when... Read More