#ndt For decades, the USS Texas was one of the most feared battleships in the U.S. Navy. Armed with anti-aircraft guns during World War I, its crew kept German fleets from severing Allies’ supply lines.
It became the U.S. Atlantic Fleet’s flagship before World War II, then fired on Nazi defenses at Normandy before being transferred to the Pacific and providing gunfire support and anti-aircraft fire to the landings at Iwo Jima and Okinawa. It was decommissioned in April, 1948.
Now, the 103-year-old