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19-N-26389 USS HORNET (CV-8)

USS HORNET (CV-8)
Title: USS HORNET (CV-8)
Caption: View taken while in drydock at Newport News Shipbuilding & Drydock Co., Virginia, from directly ahead, while in process of completion. View taken on 17 September 1941. Paint scheme appears to be peacetime "haze grey."
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Catalog #: 19-N-26389
Copyright Owner: National Archives
Original Creator:
Original Date: Wed, Sep 17, 1941
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW Photo
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