Allied Warships

Battleships

Wyoming class

2 ships


The battleship USS Arkansas of the US Navy.

Technical information

TypeBattleship
Displacement26066 BRT 
Length562 feet 
Complement1242 men 
Armament12 x 12"/50 guns (6x2).
16 x 5"/51 guns (16x1).
8 x 3"50 AA guns (8x1).
2 aircraft, 1 catapult. 
Max speed21 knots
EnginesDirect drive turbines, 4 shafts. 
Power28000 SHP 
Notes on class 


All ships of the Wyoming class


US Navy (more on US Navy)

USS Arkansas (BB 33)

Training ship


US Navy (more on US Navy)

USS Wyoming (AG 17)


2 Battleships of the Wyoming class.

See all Battleship classes.



US battleships 1941-1963

Wayne Scarpaci

Books dealing with this subject include:

US battleships 1941-1963, Wayne Scarpaci, 2009



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