The ship's company posed with Presedent Hoover during his cruise on board the Arizona, March 1931. The president is seated at the front center .
President Hoover walking on the quarterdeck. The guns of turret 4 are visible to the right of the photograph. Two of the ship's aircraft are vis ible behind him, as is the pole crane fitted at the stern during the modernization (it was in place until 1934, when it was upgraded).
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