The USS Santa Fe lies alongside the heavily listing USS Franklin to provide assistance after the aircraft carrier had been hit and set afire by a single Japanese dive bomber, during the Okinawa invasion, on March 1945
Photographed by Irving Penn, Elvie saw a signed vintage silver print of this 2014 for Euro. all you Shrek fans! Professional wrestler Maurice Tillet, aka The French Angel, was the inspiration for Shrek’s character design.
On 20 March 1922 the fuel ship USS Jupiter was recommissioned as USS Langley (CV the U. Navy’s first aircraft carrier. This photo shows Langley at Pearl Harbor, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, with 34 planes on her flight deck, May National Archives photo