Matthew Libassi

Fleet Week: Never Before Seen Photos of the USS Bataan

Well, hello sailor! Fleet week underway this Memorial Day weekend in New York City. The highly anticipated yearly event occurs when members of the United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, and United States Coast Guard dock in the city’s harbor, see the sites and get treated to some well-deserved cold ones by appreciative civilians. got the chance to board the USS Bataan, an eight hundred and forty four Wasp-class amphibious assault ship. Check out the above slideshow for an all-access look! And if you are in town, be sure to click here for info on how to see the Bataan first-hand!