On May 6 1956, USS Wisconsin (BB-64) collides with Fletcher-class destroyer USS Eaton (DD-510) in heavy fog off the Virginia Capes.
Subcategories from this category:Alabama, Arizona, Iowa, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, Texas, Wisconsin
On 21 April 1948 New York-class battleship USS Texas BB-35 was decommissioned.
On 19 April 1989 Iowa class Battleship USS Iowa BB-61 's turret two exploded during a gunnery exercise off of Puerto Rico. The explosion occurred in the center gun room and resulted in 47 members of the turrets crew being killed and the gun turret itself was severely damaged.
MuseumShip at Pacific Battleship Center - Battleship USS Iowa, San Pedro, CA
On 16 April 2001 USS Wisconsin (BB-64) opened to the public as a museum ship.