Carrier Lexington

Carrier Lexington

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Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

ISBN: 0890966818

Category: History

Page: 154

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II as the second of the great Essex-class carriers to be commissioned, Lexington destroyed more than one thousand Japanese aircraft, sank more than a million tons of enemy shipping in the Pacific, and in September, 1945, had the honor of being the first American aircraft carrier to enter Tokyo Bay in victory. Photographer-writer Hugh Power has captured every aspect of this great warship through beautiful photography, detailed floor plans, and illuminating text. Serving.
Carrier Lexington
Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors:
Categories: History
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Pages: 407
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