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2014 Visit To New York’s Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum

Posted July 8, 2014 by Len Rapoport

In 2012 I did an article on the Intrepid for IMPress and you can see it here.   That article gives you some of the history and its accomplishments in World War II. Launched in 1943, the aircraft carrier USS Intrepid fought in World War II, surviving five kamikaze attacks and one torpedo strike. The […]

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The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum – The Beginning & Now

Posted August 5, 2012 by Len Rapoport

Article from the USS Intrepid, Photos Courtesy of Intrepid Museum Archives and Len Rapoport According to the Department of the Navy, Naval Historical Center, the USS Intrepid began as 27,100-ton Essex class aircraft carrier built in Newport News, Virginia. She was commissioned in August 1943, and operated in support of the Kwajalein invasion from January […]

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