Category:USS New Jersey (BB-16)

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Type Battleship
Ship class Virginia
Order date
Built by Fore River Shipyard
Yard number 108
Keel laid
Launch date
Completion date
Length overall 134.4 m (147 yd)
Beam 23.2 m (25.4 yd)
Draft 7.2 m (23.7 ft)
Displacement 15,168 t (33,682,060.80 lb)
Power 19000 hp
Speed 19 knots
English: USS New Jersey (BB-16) was a Virginia class battleship commissioned in the United States Navy.


  • Navy Department, Naval History Division () [] "Appendix I" in Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships, 1 (corrected ed.), p. 192. Archived from the original.
  • Navy Department, Naval History Division () "New Jersey I" in Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships, 5, p. 59. Archived from the original.
  • NEW JERSEY (BB 16) (ex-BATTLESHIP #16). Naval Vessel Register. Naval Sea Systems Command. Retrieved on 14 September 2016.
USS New Jersey 
USS New Jersey (BB-16) in camouflage coat, 1918 edit.jpg
Virginia-class pre-dreadnought battleship of the United States Navy
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Instance ofpre-dreadnought battleship,
ironclad warship
Named after
Location of final assembly
Vessel class
Significant event
  • order (7 June 1900)
  • keel laying (2 April 1902)
  • ship commissioning (12 May 1906)
  • 23.75 foot
  • 76.25 foot
  • 441.25 foot
Followed by
Authority control
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