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#1 Thor996

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Posted 01 February 2014 - 07:41 AM

Cover of Ships newspaper USS Gambier Bay April 1944

 

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Posted 01 February 2014 - 07:47 AM

Cover of Ships newspaper USS Lexington September 1937

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Posted 01 February 2014 - 01:02 PM

Nice topic Thor,

 

Sticking with a WWII Carrier theme......

 

USS ESSEX (CV-9) The Buccaneer

 

Vol 1 No 1 January 1944, Vol 1 No 2 April 1944, Vol 1 No 4 June 1944, Vol 1 No 5 July 1944, Vol 1 No 6 August 1944

 

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Posted 01 February 2014 - 01:08 PM

Vol 1 No 7, Vol 1 No 8, Vol 2 No 2, Vol 2 No 3, Vol 2 No 5 & No 6 (combined end of war issue)

 

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#5 Thor996

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Posted 01 February 2014 - 04:40 PM

NICE!!!! :D



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Posted 01 February 2014 - 04:51 PM

USS Washington BB 56 Cougar Scream ships newspaper April 5, 1942

 

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Posted 01 February 2014 - 04:58 PM

USS Oklahoma BB-37 Sea Bag ships newspaper March 15,1924

 

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Posted 01 February 2014 - 05:03 PM

USS West Virginia BB 48 Mountaineer ships newspaper August 6,1932

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Posted 05 February 2014 - 05:14 PM

USS Arizona BB-39 At Em Arizona ships newspaper June 15, 1935

 

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 05:48 AM

Interesting subject!  I have a few I need to pull out and post.

 

What is the earliest ship newspaper you have seen?



#11 Thor996

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 06:29 PM

Please post yours- the earliest I have is the USS Oklahoma that I posted here.



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Posted 07 February 2014 - 06:32 PM

USS Salt Lake City CA 25 Saltshaker ships newspaper November 6 1944

 

 

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 06:35 PM

USS Minneapolis CA 36 The North Star ships newspaper August 1942 [no exact date]

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 06:38 PM

USS Santa Fe CL 60 Santa Fe Sentinel ships newspaper December 31, 1943

 

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 06:42 PM

USS Rochester ACR 2 The Rocky ships newspaper March 26, 1932

 

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 06:44 PM

USS Wyoming BB-32 Wyomingite ships newspaper July 30,1938

 

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 06:46 PM

USS New Mexico BB 40 Queens Daily ships newspaper September 2, 1945

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Posted 08 February 2014 - 08:40 PM

U S Army Transport - M S Tjisadane

San Francisco to Noumea, New Caledonia

23 Jan to 12 Feb 1943

 

Among the passengers was the entire headquarters of XIV Corps except the CO, MG Alexander Patch, who had been reassigned from the Americal Division, and one of the first detachments of Air Evacuation Transport Nurses to be deployed overseas.

 

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Posted 08 February 2014 - 08:41 PM

U S Army Transport - M S Tjisadane

San Francisco to Noumea, New Caledonia

23 Jan to 12 Feb 1943

 

Among the passengers was the entire headquarters of XIV Corps except the CO, MG Alexander Patch, who had been reassigned from the Americal Division, and one of the first detachments of Air Evacuation Transport Nurses to be deployed overseas.

 

 

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Posted 09 February 2014 - 12:13 PM

Very Cool!



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Posted 18 April 2014 - 06:32 AM

USS ARIZONA, 1927, 1928 and 1929

 

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 01:47 PM

Better photos although I shot them in the plastic sleeves as they're quite fragile

 

WWII Shipboard Newspaper USS ESSEX (CV-9) The Buccaneer

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 01:49 PM

WWII Shipboard Newspaper USS ESSEX (CV-9) The Buccaneer

 Free on Board (Slightly higher in Japan)

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 01:50 PM

WWII Shipboard Newspaper USS ESSEX (CV-9) The Buccaneer

 

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 01:50 PM

WWII Shipboard Newspaper USS ESSEX (CV-9) The Buccaneer

 

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