Destroyer USS Kidd at Historic Warship & Veterans Memorial Museum, Baton Rouge Photos

The USS Kidd destroyer DD661 restored to the WW II era sits on the banks of the Mississippi River beside the Veterans Memorial Museum. The museum has a significant collection of naval models & memorabilia, displays a Flying Tiger P-40N Warhawk, plus a A-7E Corsair.

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Interstate Highway 10 bridge over Mississippi River, Belle of Baton Rouge Riverboat Casino & USS Kidd Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.USS Kidd destroyer DD661 restored to WW II era at Historic Warship & Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.Superstructure details of destroyer USS Kidd. Baton Rouge, LA.USS Kidd museum ship on Mississippi River beside Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.
Interstate Highway 10 bridge over Mississippi River, Belle of Baton Rouge Riverboat Casino & USS Kidd Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.USS Kidd destroyer DD661 restored to WW II era at Historic Warship & Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA. On National Register.Superstructure details of destroyer USS Kidd. Baton Rouge, LA.USS Kidd museum ship on Mississippi River beside Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.
Gun turrets of destroyer USS Kidd. Baton Rouge, LA.A-7E Corsair jet attack aircraft outside Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.A-7E Corsair & skyline of Baton Rouge. Baton Rouge, LA.P-40N Warhawk with Flying Tiger markings of 1941 American Volunteer Group & Louisiana Ace Capt. Wiltz Segura at Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.
Gun turrets of destroyer USS Kidd. Baton Rouge, LA.A-7E Corsair jet attack aircraft outside Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.A-7E Corsair & skyline of Baton Rouge. Baton Rouge, LA.P-40N Warhawk (1938-44) with Flying Tiger markings of 1941 American Volunteer Group & Louisiana Ace Capt. Wiltz Segura at Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.
Flying Tiger teeth on P-40N Warhawk prop fighter at Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.Model of side-wheeler steamboat Mississippi which took Commodore Perry to Japan & was lost March, 1863 during Farragut's attempt to fight past Port Hudson, LA. Part of large model ship collection at Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.Replica of Columbus's ship Nina docked on Mississippi River at Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.Masts of Columbus's ship Nina replica. Baton Rouge, LA.
Flying Tiger teeth on P-40N Warhawk (1938-44) prop fighter at Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.Model of side-wheeler steamboat Mississippi which took Commodore Perry to Japan & was lost March, 1863 during Farragut's attempt to fight past Port Hudson, LA. Part of large model ship collection at Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.Replica of Columbus's ship Nina docked on Mississippi River at Veterans Memorial Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.Masts of Columbus's ship Nina replica. Baton Rouge, LA.

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