25 Jul 1919

Photo(s) dated 25 Jul 1919
Battleship USS New Mexico at the Culebra Cut while transiting the Panama Canal, 25 Jul 1919.
7 Apr 1935

Panama Canal Zone
13 Jan 1939

Panama Canal Zone
6 Jul 1939

Panama Canal Zone
14 Nov 1940

Panama Canal Zone
11 Mar 1942

Panama Canal Zone
28 Aug 1942

Panama Canal Zone
23 Dec 1942

Panama Canal Zone
26 Jan 1943

Panama Canal Zone
11 Jul 1943

Photo(s) dated 11 Jul 1943
Many of the design features of the Essex-class can be seen here as the USS Yorktown squeezes through the locks of the Panama Canal, 11 Jul 1943. Notably, the deck-edge aircraft elevator is in the raised position.
16 Jul 1944

Panama Canal Zone
25 Aug 1944

Panama Canal Zone
27 Jun 1945

Panama Canal Zone
  • Escort carrier USS Bogue transferred to the Pacific Fleet and transited the Panama Canal bound for San Diego, California. ww2dbase [Bogue | Panama Canal | Panama Canal | DS]
1 Sep 1945

Panama Canal Zone
15 Sep 1945

Panama Canal Zone
11 Oct 1945

Panama Canal Zone
18 Oct 1945

Panama Canal Zone

Timeline Section Founder: Thomas Houlihan
Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
Special Thanks: Rory Curtis




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