AMERICA

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AMERICA

Post by Deepol » Tue Nov 08, 2016 11:58 am

Some shots of the US Lines' passenger ship completed by the Newport News yard in 1940.
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America-bow-building.jpg
Newport News photos from collection. Building.
America-bow-2-building.jpg
America-lch-31Aug_1939.jpg
Launch Day August 31st 1939.
America-fitout-NewportNews.jpg
Either fitting out or in service during regular overhauls.
Paul Strathdee

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Re: AMERICA

Post by Deepol » Tue Nov 08, 2016 12:03 pm

Some more of her.
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America-bow-launch-NewportNews31August1939-.jpg
Crowds on launch day.
UnitedStates-fitout-America-NewportNews-1.jpg
Passing Big Sister/ Running Mate United States during the latter's fitting out.
America-USS_WestPoint-troopship-aerial.jpg
As troopship USS West Point in WW2
LuxuryLinerRow-Constitution-America-UnitedStates-Olympia-USS_carrier-Mauretania-SaxoniaClass-QueenElizabeth.arr-b6-2.jpg
Post War in exalted company in New York's Luxury Liner Row.
Paul Strathdee

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