Photo Courtesy: Jim Hooper
FDR, when he was the assistant Secretary of the Navy said, "The policy of our Congress ought to be to buy and build dreadnoughts until our Navy is comparable to any other in the world." Source: The Admrials, Walter Borneman, 2012.
|USS Texas, LaPorte, TX|
|Barbershop, USS Texas|
Special thanks to Houstonian Jim Hooper for guiding me on board the ship.