The “Can Do” Generation

It was called the “The Can Do Yard.” The Brooklyn Navy Yard, a sprawling complex that extended over 200+ acres across Brooklyn, produced battleships, aircraft carriers and repaired thousands of ships that served the front-lines of naval combat during WWII.

The Navy Yard produced some of the most famous Naval vessels, including: the USS Arizona, which was sunk by the Japanese during the attack on Pearl Harbor, and the USS