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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1875 on: June 19, 2017, 09:49:22 AM »
Stern launch of a Martin BM-1 torpedo bomber of VT-1S off USS Lexington (CV-2).

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1876 on: June 19, 2017, 09:52:12 AM »
USS Iowa (BB-4)

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1877 on: June 19, 2017, 09:54:09 AM »
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USS Lassen patrols the eastern Pacific Ocean, March 10, 2016

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1878 on: June 19, 2017, 09:56:10 AM »
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Crew stand on fairwater planes, sail and deck of the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force submarine Mochishio (SS-574) following the vessel's arrival to take part in the joint naval exercise RIMPAC '92.

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1879 on: June 19, 2017, 09:57:13 AM »
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The guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale, the guided-missile frigate USS Gary, the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson and the guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley perform a straits transiting exercise in the Pacific Ocean, Dec. 12, 2010

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1880 on: June 19, 2017, 05:19:36 PM »
Stern launch of a Martin BM-1 torpedo bomber of VT-1S off USS Lexington (CV-2).



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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1881 on: June 22, 2017, 10:10:09 AM »
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USS Macon inside Hangar One at Moffett Field, California

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1882 on: June 22, 2017, 10:13:01 AM »
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SMS Budapest, an Austro-Hungarian Monarch-Class Coastal Defence Ship

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1883 on: June 22, 2017, 10:17:55 AM »
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Pervert plugs hole and stops sinking of the USS Queen of France, Charleston harbor, 1780


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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1884 on: June 22, 2017, 04:43:51 PM »
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USS Macon inside Hangar One at Moffett Field, California



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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1885 on: June 22, 2017, 05:12:51 PM »
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Casablanca-class escort carrier USS Thetis Bay with a deck full of Catalinas (accompanied by other planes such as Wildcats) en route to Alameda, California where the aircraft will be refurbished in order to be returned to the front, 8 July 1944.

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1886 on: June 22, 2017, 05:17:02 PM »
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HMCS Huron (DDE-216) enters Valletta, Malta sometime during the 1950's.

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1887 on: June 23, 2017, 08:37:16 AM »
Last photo of Yorktown, CV-5
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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1888 on: June 24, 2017, 04:51:22 PM »
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Aircraft carriers HMS Eagle (R05), HMS Bulwark (R08), HMAS Melbourne (R21) and HMS Victorious (R38) during Exercise Showpiece, Malaysia, 1965

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1889 on: June 24, 2017, 04:54:30 PM »
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USS Iowa inside floating drydock ABSD-2, Seeadler Harbor, Manus, Admiralty Islands, 28 Dec 1944

"45 minutes of pooping Tribbles being juggled by a drunken Horta would be better than Season 1 of TNG." - SirAndrewD

"you don't look at the mantelpiece when you're poking the fire" - Bawb

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