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The following is a listing of articles (and other types of content) within the scope of the project that have been noted for their outstanding quality. Project members are encouraged to peruse these at their leisure, as they serve as excellent examples of different writing and organizational styles that one may wish to emulate.

Currently, there are 676 featured articles, 103 featured lists, 14 featured topics, 288 featured pictures, 69 featured sounds, 13 featured portals, 528 A-Class articles, 27 A-Class lists, and 2,659 good articles within the scope of the project.

Please note that the project does not necessarily claim authorship or credit for creating these. While many were written by members—sometimes with extensive input from the project as a whole—others were created by uninvolved editors, or predate the existence of the project itself, and are listed here merely because they fall within our scope.

Featured articles

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Featured articles are considered to be the best articles in Wikipedia; they must pass through a review process as featured article candidates before being selected. Currently, there are 676 featured articles within the scope of the project.

Featured lists

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Featured lists are considered to be the best lists in Wikipedia; they must pass through a review process as featured list candidates before being selected. Currently, there are 103 featured lists within the scope of the project.

Featured topics

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Featured topics are considered to be the best topics in Wikipedia; they must pass through a review process as featured topic candidates before being selected. Currently, there are 14 featured topics within the scope of the project.


13 articles
Featured list Battlecruisers of Germany
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Featured article SMS Von der Tann
Featured article Moltke-class battlecruiser
Featured article SMS Moltke
Featured article SMS Goeben
Featured article SMS Seydlitz
Featured article Derfflinger-class battlecruiser
Featured article SMS Derfflinger
Featured article SMS Lützow
Featured article SMS Hindenburg
Good article Mackensen-class battlecruiser
Good article Ersatz Yorck-class battlecruiser
Good article O-class battlecruiser

3 articles
Featured article Bayern-class battleships
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Featured article SMS Bayern
Featured article SMS Baden

10 articles
Good article Canadian campaign of 1775
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Featured article Capture of Fort Ticonderoga
Good article Siege of Fort St. Jean
Good article Battle of Longue-Pointe
Featured article Benedict Arnold's expedition to Quebec
Featured article Battle of Quebec
Good article Battle of Saint-Pierre
Featured article Battle of The Cedars
Good article Battle of Trois-Rivières
Featured article Battle of Valcour Island

Featured topic
18 articles
Featured article Guadalcanal Campaign
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Featured article Battle of Tulagi and Gavutu–Tanambogo
Featured article Battle of Savo Island
Featured article Battle of the Tenaru
Featured article Battle of the Eastern Solomons
Featured article Battle of Edson's Ridge
Featured article Actions along the Matanikau
Featured article Battle of Cape Esperance
Featured article Battle for Henderson Field
Featured article Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands
Featured article Matanikau Offensive
Featured article Koli Point action
Featured article Carlson's patrol
Featured article Naval Battle of Guadalcanal
Featured article Battle of Tassafaronga
Featured article Battle of Mount Austen, the Galloping Horse, and the Sea Horse
Featured article Battle of Rennell Island
Featured article Operation Ke

4 articles
Good article Indefatigable class battlecruisers
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Featured article HMS Indefatigable
Featured article HMAS Australia
Featured article HMS New Zealand

10 articles
Good article Iowa class battleships
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Featured article USS Iowa (BB-61)
Featured article USS New Jersey (BB-62)
Featured article USS Missouri (BB-63)
Featured article USS Wisconsin (BB-64)
Featured article USS Illinois (BB-65)
Good article USS Kentucky (BB-66)
Featured article Armament
Featured article USS Iowa turret explosion
Good article USS Missouri grounding incident

5 articles
Featured article König-class battleship
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Featured article SMS König
Good article SMS Grosser Kurfürst
Featured article SMS Markgraf
Featured article SMS Kronprinz

Featured topic
5 articles
Featured article United States Naval Academy alumni, Lists of
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Featured list Astronauts
Featured list Chiefs of Naval Operations
Featured list Legislators
Featured list Medal of Honor recipients

Featured topic
9 articles
Featured article Victoria Cross recipients by campaign, Lists of
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Featured article Crimean War
Featured article Indian Mutiny
Featured article New Zealand Land Wars
Featured article Zulu War
Featured article Second Afghan War
Featured article Second Boer War
Featured article First World War
Featured article Second World War

Featured topic
3 articles
Featured article Rivadavia-class battleship
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Featured article ARA Rivadavia
Featured article ARA Moreno

Featured topic
5 articles
Featured article Spanish Tanks
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Featured article Verdeja
Featured article Leopard 2E
Featured article AMX-30E
Featured article Lince

Featured topic
3 articles
Featured article Tosa-class battleships
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Featured article Tosa
Featured article Kaga

Featured topic
8 articles
Featured article Victoria Cross
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Featured article Victoria Cross for Australia
Featured article Victoria Cross (Canada)
Featured article Victoria Cross for New Zealand
Featured article List of Victoria Cross recipients (A–F)
Featured article List of Victoria Cross recipients (G–M)
Featured article List of Victoria Cross recipients (N–Z)
Featured article Recipients by campaign (subtopic)

Featured topic
4 articles
Featured article Yamato class battleships
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Featured article Yamato

Featured article Musashi

Featured article Shinano


Featured pictures

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Featured pictures are considered to be the best images available in Wikipedia; they must pass through a review process as featured picture candidates before being selected. Currently, there are 288 featured pictures within the scope of the project.

Featured sounds

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Featured sounds are considered to be the best sounds in Wikipedia; they must pass through a review process as featured sound candidates before being selected. Currently, there are 69 featured sounds within the scope of the project.

Featured portals

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Featured portals are considered to be the best portals in Wikipedia; they must pass through a review process as featured portal candidates before being selected. Currently, there are 13 featured portals within the scope of the project.

A-Class articles

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A-Class articles, while not as rigorously reviewed as featured articles, are nevertheless considered to provide a well-written and complete treatment of the topic; they pass through a review process within the project before being selected. Currently, there are 528 A-Class articles within the scope of the project.

A-Class lists

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A-Class lists, while not as rigorously reviewed as featured lists, are nevertheless considered to provide a well-written and complete treatment of the topic; they pass through a review process within the project before being selected. Currently, there are 27 A-Class lists within the scope of the project.

Good articles

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Good articles are articles which are considered to be of good quality but which are not yet, or are unlikely to reach, featured article quality; they must pass through a review process as good article nominations before being selected. Currently, there are 2,659 good articles within the scope of the project.

The full list of good articles is not provided here due to size constraints; the list may be accessed at the central list of good articles, or through the good article category listing.