A news report about the USS Iowa gun turret explosion in 1989.
Twins Surprised by their World War II Hero
Carter and Jack Hanson -- 10-year-old twins -- became enamored with naval warfare after playing the game Battleship. Their interest sparked a family trip to see the aircraft carrier the Yorktown. As the Hansons learned about its history, they started corresponding with one of the ship's veterans. Steve Hartman was there when the boys finally met their hero in person.