Collection photo # 2016.11.01 - aerial view of USS Tripoli (CVE-64), April 1944
Donation by Lynn McClain from the collection of Richard M. Newman during his naval service aboard USS Tripoli during WWII. The collection consists of several views of USS Tripoli (CVE-64) as well as crew members. Other photos consists of purchased postcards of the following ships: USS Hornet, USS Langley, USS Wasp, & USS Lexington. Additional items in the collection include newspaper clippings regarding the USS Tripoli, the death of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, and the end of WWII.