USS Iowa, was lead ship of her class and saw service in World War Two and the Korean War. She was retired in 1958, reactivated after a massive upgrade and refurbishment. In 1989 she suffered from a turret explosion which killed 47 sailors. Historically she was decommissioned again in 1990, in the Northern Fury world, this 2nd decommissioning did not happen however Turret # 2 was never put back into a serviceable state and the Iowa only has 6 functioning 16" guns.
At war start she is tied up in San Diego.
- BB-61 USS Iowa
- CG-23 USS Halsey
- FFG-9 USS Wadsworth