USS New York (BB34)
Battleship of the New York class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Brooklyn Navy Yard (New York, New York, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||11 Sep 1911|
|Launched||30 Oct 1912|
|Commissioned||15 Apr 1914|
|End service||29 Jul 1946|
Used as a target during Operation Crossroads atom bomb tests in June/July 1946 but survived.
Commands listed for USS New York (BB34)
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|1||Robert Melville Griffin, USN||1938||30 May 1940|
|2||Capt. Daniel Edward Barbey, USN||30 May 1940||1941|
|3||Capt. James Grady Ware, USN||1941||1942|
|4||Capt. Scott Umsted, USN||1942||3 Jun 1943|
|5||Capt. Kemp Catlett Christian, USN||3 Jun 1943||3 Jul 1945|
|6||T/Capt. Grayson Birch Carter, USN||3 Jul 1945|
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