Pennsylvania class battleships (USN, BB-38)

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Pennsylvania class battleships

specifications

Displacement: 31,400t normal; 32,,567t full load
Dimensions: 182.9m wl, 185.4m oa x 29.6m x 8.8m
Machinery: 4-shaft Curtisn (Arizona Parsons) turbines, 12 Babcock & Wilcox boilers, 31,500shp = 21kts. Range 8000nm at 10kts
Armour: Belt 13.5in-8in (343mm-203mm), deck 3in (76mm), turret faces 18in (457mm) and 16in (406mm), sides 10in-9in (254mm-229mm), top 5in (127mm), rear 9in, barbettes 13in (330mm), CT 16in, top 8in
Armament: 12-14in (356mm)/45cal (4x3), 22-5in (127mm)/51cal, 4-3in (76mm)/50cal, 2-21in (533mm) TT sub (beam)
Complement: 915

units

No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
BB-38 Pennsylvania Newport News 27 Oct 1913 16 Mar 1915 12 Jun 1916 10 Feb 1948 scuttled
BB-39 Arizona New York NYd 16 Mar 1914 19 Jun 1915 17 Oct 1916 7 Dec 1941 sunk at Pearl Harbor