Battleship IOWA will be closed for a special event Monday, Oct. 4 - Wednesday, Oct. 6. We will resume regular hours Thursday, Oct. 7.
Artifact Gallery Folders
2E USS Iowa BB-61 as built, trials, and "working up". March through July, 1943.
USS Iowa anchored off New York with an ammunition barge tied up at her port quarter. April 7, 1943 - US Navy photo.
USS Iowa anchored off New York with an ammunition barge tied up on her port. April 7, 1943 - US Navy photo.
Aerial view of USS Iowa underway while conducting sea trials. April 12, 1943 - 80-G-383699.
IOWA looking aft from forward superstructure, with USS Lexington CV-16 possibly astern. May 18, 1943 - 80-G-K-6061.
IOWA's Commanding Officer Captain John L. McCrea inspecting his crew. Spring 1943 - 80-G-K-6121.