Down Range
Down Range
Tree of Life
Tree of Life
Ferry Boats to the Memorial
Ferry Boats to the Memorial
To All the Shipmates
To All the Shipmates
Entrance
Entrance
Eternal Watchstanders
Eternal Watchstanders
Tears of oil
Tears of oil
Rusted weather Deck
Rusted weather Deck
Overwatch
Overwatch
R.I.P U.S.S Arizona
R.I.P U.S.S Arizona
Eternal Rememberance Circle
Eternal Rememberance Circle
Torpedo
Torpedo
USS Missouri
USS Missouri
Teak Weather-deck
Teak Weather-deck
Anchors Away
Anchors Away
The Mighty 16's
The Mighty 16's
Turret Mount
Turret Mount
Shell Room
Shell Room
Old Ironside
Old Ironside
DC-2 (sw)
DC-2 (sw)
Lone Sailor
Lone Sailor
Wardroom Map
Wardroom Map
Battle of Leyte Gulf
Battle of Leyte Gulf
Hawaiian Princess
Hawaiian Princess
Travel Buddies
Travel Buddies
Down Range
Down Range
Tree of Life
Tree of LifeA forty-foot Tree of Life monument at the Visitor Center.  The Tree of Life is universal symbol of renewal and peace,
Ferry Boats to the Memorial
Ferry Boats to the Memorial
To All the Shipmates
To All the ShipmatesLei flowers floating on the oil sheen of the Arizona.  A quiet yet powerful moment of remembrance.
Entrance
Entrance
Eternal Watchstanders
Eternal Watchstanders  The resting place of 1,102 of the 1,177 sailors and Marines killed on USS Arizona (BB -39) during the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941
Tears of oil
Tears of oilWhile looking down at the Arizona, a single drop of oil rose from her as if they were still weeping below.   It is expected to continue to weep for an additional 85 years.
Rusted weather Deck
Rusted weather DeckThe rusted and twisted corroded weather deck of the Arizona.  The two posts at top right of the image are the cleats for the moaring lines.
Overwatch
OverwatchThe Mighty Mo from the Arizona Memorial.  The metal in the foreground is about mid point of what would be the superstructure.
R.I.P U.S.S Arizona
R.I.P U.S.S ArizonaOne last look back as the shuttle carries us back to shore. The rusting mount of Turret #2, Tree of Life,  Moaring marker  all together.
Eternal Rememberance Circle
Eternal Rememberance CircleThe USS Bowfin sets the backdrop of the eternal watch stones.  Each marble stone represents an individual ship in the harbor that morning.  On the sloped face is listing of the sailors that are forever standing their watch.  This image shows less than a 1/4 of total stones.
Torpedo
Torpedo
USS Missouri
USS Missouri
Teak Weather-deck
Teak Weather-deck
Anchors Away
Anchors AwayDual Anchor Hoists off the bow.
The Mighty 16's
The Mighty 16's16" Turrets #1 and #2 that could fire 2,700 lb (1,200 kg) armor-piercing shells some 20 miles.  Examples of such a 6 foot shell is bottom left for us to see.
Turret Mount
Turret Mount
Shell Room
Shell RoomPart of a series of compartments designed to house and fire the shells for 5" cannons on the outboards.
Old Ironside
Old IronsideUSS Constitution is the oldest commissioned warship afloat in the world.
DC-2 (sw)
DC-2 (sw)
Lone Sailor
Lone SailorThe Lone Sailor Statue is a patriotic symbol of appreciation to the brave men and women in the Sea Services who voluntarily risk their lives to protect freedom, It embodies honor, respect and devotion to duty.
Wardroom Map
Wardroom MapA giant 12' long map of the world and the lines denotes the travels of the Missouri.  This image is highlighting the south pacific routes.
Battle of Leyte Gulf
Battle of Leyte GulfThis battle has huge significance.  From the largest naval battle, to the first time kamikaze attacks were used to new radar systems, and the infamous "Crossing the T" maneuver.
Hawaiian Princess
Hawaiian Princess The View while leaving the base
Travel Buddies
Travel Buddies
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