BB18 USS Connecticut

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Photographs and history of the Connecticut Class Battleship of the United States Navy, BB18 USS Connecticut, from its launch in 1904 until its scrapping in 1923.

USS Connecticut BB18, was built at the New York Navy yard and  laid down 10th March 1903, launched 29th September 1904 and completed 29t5h September 1906.

 Displacement: 16,000 tons,  and 17,666 tons full load.  Speed: 18 knots.  Crew  initially 827,  rising to 881 to 895.  armament: Four 12 inch guns (2 x 2 ) Eight 8 inch guns, twelve 7 inch guns,  twenty 3 inch guns, Twelve 3 pounder, Four 1 pounder   Plus Four 21 inch Torpedo Tubes

BB18   USS Connecticut 29th September 1904 Landed marines at Vera Cruz during in 1914. Sold for scrap in 1923.

USS Connecticut - photo published 1915

USS Connecticut

USS Connecticut

USS Connecticut

USS Connecticut

A reproduction of this original photo / photo-postcard size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  ? Walker Archive. Order Code  PUB063

USS Connecticut in Western Australian waters 1908.

A reproduction of this original photo / photo-postcard size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  ? Walker Archive. Order Code  PUB064

USS Connecticut Submitted by email

USS Connecticut Submitted by email

USS Connecticut

USS Connecticut

A reproduction of this original photo / photo-postcard size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  ? Walker Archive. Order Code  PUB065

USS Connecticut

A reproduction of this original photo / photo-postcard size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  ? Walker Archive. Order Code  PUB066

USS Connecticut