USS ARIZONA BB-39 battleship 36" wood model boat war ship

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  • Sold Date: Jul 06, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House

USS Arizona BB-39
36" handcrafted battleship wood model

- Dimensions: 36" (long) x 7" (wide) x 13" (high)
- $36 shipping within USA via Parcel Post (2-9 days). International shipping: $105
- Hand-crafted from hard wood with planks on frame construction. No plastic parts.
- Magnificient for display in your home, business office.
- This model is shipped to you fully assembled and ready for display. Stand included.

- USS Arizona (BB-39) was a Pennsylvania-class battleship built for the United States Navy and the first to be named "Arizona". On 4 March 1913, Congress authorized the construction of Arizona, named to honor the 48th state's admission into the union on 14 February 1912. The ship was the second and last of the Pennsylvania class of "super-dreadnought" battleships. Arizona served stateside during World War I. She is mostly remembered because of her sinking, with the loss of 1,177 lives, during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941, the event that provoked the United States into entering World War II. Unlike most of the other ships sunk or damaged that day, the Arizona could not be salvaged, although the U.S. Navy removed several elements of the ship that were reused. The wreck still lies at the bottom of Pearl Harbor. The USS Arizona Memorial, dedicated in 1962 to all
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