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Hornet


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14 files, last one added on Jan 14, 2019
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Intrepid


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15 files, last one added on Mar 15, 2019
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Lexington


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8 files, last one added on Feb 17, 2019
Album viewed 70 times

Midway


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13 files, last one added on Jan 25, 2019
Album viewed 75 times

Yorktown


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18 files, last one added on Jan 08, 2019
Album viewed 125 times

 

 

 

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118 viewsBow view of launching of the future USS Hornet (CV-12), showing original bow configuration, 30 August 1943.
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164 viewsMidway seen being towed by the tug J. Alvah Clark just off Newport News Shipyard. She was launched on March 20, 1945 and while this photo is undated this may be her launching day or, if not, it is shortly thereafter. Her lines are still clean, none of her edge 5"/54 caliber mounts have been installed yet and she is uncluttered with electronics and light weight A.A. weapons at this time
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209 viewsFour decommissioned aircraft carriers, Naval Inactive Ships Maintenance Facility, Bremerton, Wash.: ex-USS Hornet (CVS-12), ex-USS Oriskany (CV-34), ex-USS Bennington (CVS-20), and ex-USS Bon Homme Richard (CVA-31). Date unknown.
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Starboard 3/4 bow view of USS Yorktown (CVA-10) with USS Hopewell (DD-681) of DESDIV 152 coming alongside for refueling operations during 1957 Far East Cruise.166 views
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172 viewsNaval Air Station North Island, Calif. (Jan 5, 2004) -- Tugboats tow the decommissioned aircraft carrier Midway into the San Diego bay. Midway will be moored temporarily at Naval Air Station North Island to take-on restored historical aircraft and will soon be home ported across the bay in San Diego, as the center piece for our nation's biggest museum devoted to carriers and naval aviation.
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144 viewsMidway under construction, March 1945.
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USS Intrepid (CVS-11) underway in the South China Sea, 15 November 1968, while serving as a "special attack carrier".164 viewsMar 15, 2019
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USS Lexington (CV-16) steams through floating ice in Boston Harbor, Massachusetts, on 17 February 1943, the day she first went into commission. Note snow on her flight deck, and open catapult track on the starboard side, forward.160 viewsFeb 17, 2019
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153 viewsJan 25, 2019
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132 viewsHornet at Hunters Point, San Francisco on June 20th, 1947 in the "Mothball Reserve Fleet". Intrepid's bow is at the upper left.Jan 14, 2019
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Starboard 3/4 bow view of USS Yorktown (CVA-10) with USS Hopewell (DD-681) of DESDIV 152 coming alongside for refueling operations during 1957 Far East Cruise.166 viewsJan 08, 2019
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149 viewsMidway town into San Diego BayJan 04, 2019
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180 viewsUSS Aludra (AF-55) underway with USS Southerland (DD-743) and USS Yorktown (CV-10) off Formosa, in 1954Jan 02, 2019
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170 viewsUSS Intrepid, 1944Nov 29, 2018
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193 viewsNov 29, 2018
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126 viewsFull aerial view of USS Hornet (CV-12) off Norfolk, Va., showing original stern configuration and axial flight deck, 19 December 1943.

National Archives photo (# 80-G-206000).
Nov 28, 2018