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19-N-29061 USS HORNET (CV-8)

USS HORNET (CV-8)
Title: USS HORNET (CV-8)
Caption: View taken at Norfolk Navy Yard, Portsmouth, Virginia, 28 February 1942, looking forward from island, along starboard side of flight deck, forward. Note Grumman F4F Wildcats and Curtiss SBC Helldivers on deck; 20 mm. and 1.1" batteries, etc.
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Catalog #: 19-N-29061
Copyright Owner: National Archives
Original Creator:
Original Date: Sat, Feb 28, 1942
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW Photo
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