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80-G-432744 USS ESSEX (CV-9)

USS ESSEX (CV-9)
Title: USS ESSEX (CV-9)
Caption: Vought F4U-4 "Corsair" fighters spotted on the flight deck, 1 May 1951, during pre-deployment operations in U.S. waters. Douglas AD "Sky raiders" are spotted aft.
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Catalog #: 80-G-432744
Copyright Owner: National Archives
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Original Date: Tue, May 01, 1951
After this Year: 1950
Before this Year: 1959
Original Medium: BW Photo
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