Boleslaw Wolniak
Boleslaw Wolniak voted up Rooster Cogburn's answer

The biggest thing to change the way naval battles were fought was the airplane! It made battleships obsolete as soon as they began to to build carriers. Airpower was the new way to project power !

Hōshō: The first purpose-built aircraft carrier commissioned[edit] The first purpose-designed aircraft carrier to be laid down was HMS Hermes(1924) in … Read more