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Picture of the USS Ford (FFG-54) Though the numbers of Oliver Hazard Perry-class ships has dwindled, the USS Ford FFG-54 remains an active player on the high seas.

Picture of the USS Ford Though the numbers of Oliver Hazard Perry-class ships has dwindled, the USS Ford remains an active player on the high seas.

Pre-Dreadnought battleships of the Royal Navy in line ahead, with HMS Jupiter leading HMS Illustrious, 1904.  This was the period that the German High Seas Fleet was becoming a genuine threat: the 'all big gun' HMS Dreadnought of 1906 rendered all such ships (in which the British had a significant preponderance) immediately obsolete.

Pre-Dreadnought battleships of the Royal Navy in line ahead, with HMS Jupiter leading HMS Illustrious, 1904. This was the period that the German High Seas Fleet was becoming a genuine threat: the 'all big gun' HMS Dreadnought of 1906 rendered all such ships (in which the British had a significant preponderance) immediately obsolete.

japanese carrier amagi | IJN Amagi-Class Battlecruiser - WWII Warships - World of Warships ...

The Amagi class was a series of four battlecruisers planned for the Imperial Japanese Navy as part of the so-called Eight-eight fleet.

The High Seas Fleet (Hochseeflotte) was the battle fleet of the German Imperial Navy and saw action during World War I. The formation was created in February 1907, when the Home Fleet (Heimatflotte) was renamed as the High Seas Fleet. Admiral Alfred von Tirpitz was the architect of the fleet; he envisioned a force powerful enough to challenge the Royal Navy’s predominance.

“ The High Seas Fleet (Hochseeflotte) was the battle fleet of the German Imperial Navy and saw action during World War I. The formation was created in February when the Home Fleet.

Advanced Russian Navy frigate Admiral Gorshkov starts final state trials

Advanced Russian Navy frigate Admiral Gorshkov starts final state trials

In 1899 Louis Little fought with Commodore Dewey’s forces in Manila Bay. This experience was one the high spots in Chief Petty Officer Little’s life, which has been around the Navy for 64 of his 80 years. He enlisted in 1889 & retired from active duty in 1919 as a chief quartermaster. At 68 he reported for duty when the Japanese invaded the islands. Fighting as a guerrilla, he was captured in 1943. Here at the Olongapo Naval Base on Subic Bay a petty officer talks to the chief.

In 1899 Louis Little fought with Commodore Dewey’s forces in Manila Bay.

HMS Admiral-class battlecruiser 'Hood' in drydock, circa 1938.

HMS Admiral-class battlecruiser 'Hood' in drydock, circa

3rd Reich KMS Gneisenau Heinkel He 111 in low pass near the battleship - the North Sea 1939.

Reich Heinkel He 111 in low pass near the battleship Gneisenau in the North Sea,

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