Paul Goodyear Gallery

USS Oklahoma Coloring Pages for children.


“All new recruits were required to serve three months mess duty, taking the food to the compartments and washing dishes.”

–Garth Brown SR.  USS Oklahoma

We didn’t go in the big hotels because they didn’t particularly like sailors. I don’t know if it was the uniform or rather we were too rowdy.  Liberty was up at 1:00 in the morning. 


-Al Holtel, uss oklahoma

“Mary’s Point is the boat landing.  They had entertainment, boxing, girls dancing for the guys.  Different types of entertainment.  Then we came back to the ship”  

-Herman hinrichs, uss oklahoma