1945 - Obsolescence of battleship is accepted

Event Summary

Obsolescence of battleship is accepted

Date

1945

Description

Obsolescence of battleship is accepted; era of the aircraft carrier and submarine and nuclear propulsion and missiles begins

Timeline 1

Marine Propulsion and Shipbuilding Technology, 1685�1945

Timeline 2

United States Naval History, 1866 - to present

Record ID

849