|Caption||Essex-class carrier Ticonderoga in her first attempt to be christened (the bottle missed), Newport News, Virginia, United States, 7 Feb 1944. Sponsor was Miss Stephanie Sarah Pell of Ticonderoga, New York. ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Navy via NavSource|
|Photos on Same Day||7 Feb 1944|
|Photos at Same Place||Newport News, Virginia, United States|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||18 Jan 2022|
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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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18 Jan 2023 12:22:14 PM
Miss Stephanie Sarah Pell lived in Ticonderoga, New York and was granddaughter of the benefactor who restored Fort Ticonderoga from its ruins.