Photo #: KN-9827 (Color)
Insignia: USS Constellation (CVA-64)
Artwork of the emblem adopted when the ship was first commissioned in 1961. It was photographed on 20 October 1962.
In a star-spangled blue field, the design features symbols of Constellation and her name. The stars are, of course, a stellar constellation, the original source of the ship's name. The first USS Constellation, the frigate of 1797, is shown at left. CVA-64, her aircraft and her guided missile battery are represented by the other figures.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph.
Online Image: 107KB; 665 x 675 pixels
Reproductions of this image may also be available through the National Archives photographic reproduction system as Photo # 428-KN-9827
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4 September 2003