Statue of an American sailor kissing a nurse on V-J Day from the photo taken in Times Square in New York City, on August 14, 1945. "Unconditional Surrender," Seward Johnson, USS Midway Museum, San Diego, California
HH-3 "Jolly Green Giant" US Air Force rescue helicopter hovering over the after deck of USS William V. Pratt (DLG-13) ... These Rescue Helicopters could have been sent by both the US Battle Carriers, USS USS SARATOGA and the USS AMERICA to assist the suffering sailors of the USS LIBERTY!
Vicksburg National Military Park If you are interested in the Civil War, this is a great place to visit..there are both car and walking tours..there is also a national cemetary there with thousands of civil war graves,
Marines from VMM-165 work on their V-22 Osprey in the hangar bay of USS America on July 16, 2016, during RIMPAC. Though the aircraft was folded up for this maintenance job, the ship has high hat spaces that can fit a V-22 with its wings out and nacelles up when needed. USNI News photo.
The America-class amphibious assault ships class) of the U.S. Navy are designed to put ashore a Marine Expeditionary Unit using helicopters and MV-22B Osprey V/STOL transport aircraft, supported by AV-8B Harrier II or F-35 Lightning II V/STOL aircraft and various attack helicopters. The first of these warships was commissioned by the U.S. Navy in 2014 to replace the USS Peleliu of the Tarawa-class amphibious assault ships; as many as eleven will be built. The design of the America class…