Online Library of Selected Images:
EVENTS - The Korean War, 1950-1953

Ships at Sea off Korea


This page features miscellaneous views of battleships at sea off Korea during 1950-53 and provides links to similar images of other types of ships.
Other views of ships at sea off Korea during the conflict there will be found in appropriate subsections of our Korean War presentation.

For additional miscellaneous views of ships at sea off Korea in 1950-53, see:

  • Ships at Sea off Korea - Cruisers
  • Ships at Sea off Korea - Destroyer Types
  • A precis of our Korean War images, and links to more comprehensive pictorial coverage of that conflict:

  • The Korean War, June 1950 - July 1953 - Introductory Overview and Special Image Selection

  • Click the photograph to prompt a larger view

    Photo #: 80-G-440023

    USS Buck (DD-761)
    ,
    USS Wisconsin (BB-64) and
    USS Saint Paul (CA-73)

    Steaming together during operations off Korea.
    Photo is dated 22 February 1952.

    Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.

    Online Image: 125KB; 740 x 600 pixels

    Reproductions may also be available through the National Archives.

     
    Photo #: 80-G-440021

    USS Buck (DD-761)
    ,
    USS Wisconsin (BB-64) and
    USS Saint Paul (CA-73)

    Steaming in close formation during operations off the Korean coast.
    Photo is dated 22 February 1952.

    Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.

    Online Image: 116KB; 740 x 595 pixels

    Reproductions may also be available through the National Archives.

     
    Photo #: NH 44533

    USS New Jersey (BB-62)


    Off the Korean coast, soon after beginning her first Korean War combat tour.
    Photograph is dated 18 May 1951, the day after New Jersey arrived off Korea and two days before her first bombardment mission.

    Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval History & Heritage Command.

    Online Image: 103KB; 740 x 600 pixels

     
    Photo #: NH 44534

    USS New Jersey (BB-62)


    Underway off the Korean coast.
    Photograph is dated 18 May 1951, the day after New Jersey arrived off Korea and two days before her first bombardment mission.

    Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval History & Heritage Command.

    Online Image: 90KB; 740 x 615 pixels

     
    Photo #: 80-G-K-12107 (Color)

    USS Wisconsin (BB-64)

    Operating off Korea, circa January-April 1952.

    Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.

    Online Image: 111KB; 740 x 510 pixels

    Reproductions may also be available through the National Archives.

     
    Photo #: NH 105404

    USS Sausalito
    (PF-4)

    A PBM "Mariner" patrol plane flies above the ship's mast, during operations in the Japan-Korea area, circa 1952.
    Photographed by James Edward Taylor, who was then a member of Sausalito's crew.

    Collection of James Edward Taylor. Courtesy of his wife, Mary A. Taylor, 2007.

    U.S. Naval History & Heritage Command Photograph.

    Online Image size: 62KB; 740 x 565 pixels

     



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