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UA 570.19 Jack Wheat Collection

Jack Wheat Collection
Title: Jack Wheat Collection
Caption: Collection Photo # UA 570.19.01 - N/C Don W. Dickerson prepares to make the first cut in cake, miniature of U.S.S. Monterey on the occasion of the 100,000th landing made aboard U.S.S. Monterey (CVL-26). 2 February 1955
Description: Twelve photographs of USS Monterey (CVL-26) dated 1954-1955. Nine of the photographs include the 95,100th and 100,000th carrier landings onboard Monterey. A 1951 photo depicts congratulations of the 13,000th pilot to land aboard.
Accession #: UA 570
Catalog #: UA 570.19
Donor: Jack Wheat via Naval Historical Foundation
Copyright Owner: NHHC
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