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An Illustrated History of Unbelievably Camouflaged Ships

USS Nebraska (Virginia-class pre-dreadnought battleship of the U.S. Navy, launched in 1904, scrapped in 1920)

USS HOUSTON – USS Houston (CA-30) (originally designated CL-30), nicknamed the “Galloping Ghost of the Java Coast”, was a Northampton-class heavy cruiser of the United States Navy. She was the second Navy ship to bear the name “Houston” http://ift.tt/1OJ8GBv

USS Forrestal is sold for ONE CENT and will be turned into scrap metal

USS Forrestal suffered heavy damage on July 29, 1967 when fire engulfing the ship exploded bombs and rockets of aircraft, killing 134 men Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2474411/USS-Forrestal-sold-ONE-CENT-turned-scrap-metal-1967-fire.html#ixzz2vrQXTePc Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

Battleship Iowa’s final journey

The battleship Iowa, a storied vessel that languished for years in the U.S. Navy’s mothball fleet, began its final journey Saturday, from the San Francisco Bay to its permanent home as a museum in the Port of Los Angeles.