|Caption||¬†¬†¬†||USS Hornet (Essex-class) with 24 feet of her flight deck collapsed over the bow after being damaged 5 Jun 1945 in Typhoon Connie in the Philippine Sea. 120 knot winds and 60 foot seas caused the damage. ww2dbase|
|Source||¬†¬†¬†||ww2dbaseUnited States Navy|
|Photos on Same Day||¬†||6 Jun 1945|
|Photos at Same Place||¬†||Pacific Ocean|
|Added By||¬†||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||¬†||1 May 2014|
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|Licensing||¬†||Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".|
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