Photo of USS Connecticut BB-18

US Gov. Photo,  PD
USS Connecticut photo Taken about 1920.

Naval Historical Center Photo, from the collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright, Jr.
President Theodore Roosevelt on the USS Connecticut, BB-18, Hampton Roads, Virginia, in 1909. e USS Connecticut, BB-18, in Hampton Roads, Virginia, upon her return from the Atlantic Fleet's cruise around the World, 22 February 1909. From the Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright, Jr., USN, 1926.

During WWI, the USS Connecticut was used mostly in training, and later to transport troops home from France.

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