USS South Dakota BB-49

Laid down by New York Navy Yard 15 March 1920 . Designation BB 49 assigned 17 July 1920. Suspended 8 February 1922 when 30.5% complete; cancelled under the Washington Treaty 17 August 1922; stricken 25 October 1923, and scrapped by 15 November 1923.

Artist's sketch of this class of ship underway.
Painting by Rose Stokes, 1922.