Waverley Cemetery Sydney, Australia You’ll find some famous Aussies buried here, But the real reason to visit is the view. Opened in 1877, Waverley occupies roughly 40 acres atop cliffs overlooking the South Pacific.

Waverley Cemetery Sydney, Australia You’ll find some famous Aussies buried here, But the real reason to visit is the view. Opened in 1877, Waverley occupies roughly 40 acres atop cliffs overlooking the South Pacific.

Protected cruiser, USS Chicago (later CA-14), in drydock. Chicago was one of the A,B,C,D ships – the first steel ships of the U.S. Navy and sank in July 1936 while being towed in the Pacific from Honolulu to San Francisco. Detroit Photographic Company, circa 1891-1912. [2016 x 2632]

Protected cruiser, USS Chicago (later CA-14), in drydock. Chicago was one of the A,B,C,D ships – the first steel ships of the U.S. Navy and sank in July 1936 while being towed in the Pacific from Honolulu to San Francisco.… Continue Reading

The wreck of the WWII US Navy aircraft carrier USS Hornet, sunk on Oct. 26, 1942 during the Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands and lost for 76 years, has been found in the South Pacific 17,000 feet below the surface, near the Solomon Islands. It carried 2,200 crew, 140 of whom were lost that day.

The wreck of the WWII US Navy aircraft carrier USS Hornet, sunk on Oct. 26, 1942 during the Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands and lost for 76 years, has been found in the South Pacific 17,000 feet below the… Continue Reading