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Evening Mariner Series Presentation: Armor Belt - The Evolution of Battleship Armor

July 14, 2018

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Contact

USCGC TANEY Pearl Harbor Memorial
Pier 5, Inner Harbor
Baltimore, MD 21202
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Phone:
410-396-3453

Overview

This is a look at the evolution of battleship armor, especially during the Second World War, with a comparison of various battleships. Why were the battleships at Pearl Harbor so vulnerable, what did Yamato gain from being a quarter heavier than other nations battleships, was Hood really less armored than Bismarck?

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  • Inner Harbor

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