Carrier Visit 1954



IN 1954, fresh from the Korean War, the United States Navy's USS Tarawa paid a courtesy visit to the nation's capital, complete with at least five units aboard. Well known aviation historian Ron Brazier was there with his camera and captured the following impressive scenes from a suitable vantage point above the carrier's wooden decks.

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