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80-G-35657 USS Lexington (CV-16)

Photo #: 80-G-35657  USS Lexington (CV-16)
Title: USS Lexington (CV-16)
Description: 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. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-35657
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