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USA
 |- Aircraft carriers
 |        CV-1 USS Langley
 |--- class Essex
 |        CV-9 USS Essex
 |        CV-10 USS Yorktown
 |        CV-11 USS Intrepid
 |        CV-12 USS Hornet
 |        CV-13 USS Franklin
 |        CV-16 USS Lexington
 |        CV-17 USS Bunker Hill
 |        CV-18 USS Wasp
 |        CV-20 USS Bennington
 |        CV-31 USS Bon Homme Richard
 |        CV-33 USS Kearsarge
 |        CV-34 USS Oriskany
 |--- class Ranger
 |        CV-4 USS Ranger
 |--- class Ticonderoga
 |        CV-14 USS Ticonderoga
 |        CV-15 USS Randolph
 |        CV-19 USS Hancock
 |        CV-21 USS Boxer
 |        CV-32 USS Leyte
 |        CV-36 USS Antietam
 |        CV-37 USS Princeton
 |        CV-38 USS Shangri-La
 |        CV-39 USS Lake Champlain
 |        CV-40 USS Tarawa
 |        CV-45 USS Valley Forge
 |        CV-47 USS Philippine Sea
 |--- class Lexington
 |        CV-2 USS Lexington
 |        CV-3 USS Saratoga
 |--- class Yorktown
 |        CV-5 USS Yorktown
 |        CV-6 USS Enterprise
 |        CV-8 USS Hornet
 |--- class Wasp
 |        CV-7 USS Wasp
 |- Attack aircraft carriers
 |--- class Essex
 |        CVA-9 USS Essex
 |        CVA-10 USS Yorktown
 |        CVA-11 USS Intrepid
 |        CVA-12 USS Hornet
 |        CVA-16 USS Lexington
 |        CVA-18 USS Wasp
 |        CVA-20 USS Bennington
 |        CVA-31 USS Bon Homme Richard
 |        CVA-33 USS Kearsarge
 |        CVA-34 USS Oriskany
 |--- class Ticonderoga
 |        CVA-14 USS Ticonderoga
 |        CVA-15 USS Randolph
 |        CVA-19 USS Hancock
 |        CVA-21 USS Boxer
 |        CVA-32 USS Leyte
 |        CVA-36 USS Antietam
 |        CVA-37 USS Princeton
 |        CVA-38 USS Shangri-La
 |        CVA-39 USS Lake Champlain
 |        CVA-40 USS Tarawa
 |        CVA-45 USS Valley Forge
 |        CVA-47 USS Philippine Sea
 |--- class Midway
 |        CVA-41 USS Midway
 |        CVA-42 USS Franklin D.Roosevelt
 |        CVA-43 USS Coral Sea
 |--- class Kitty Hawk
 |        CVA-63 USS Kitty Hawk
 |        CVA-64 USS Constellation
 |        CVA-66 USS America
 |        CVA-67 USS John F.Kennedy
 |--- class Forrestal
 |        CVA-59 USS Forrestal
 |        CVA-60 USS Saratoga
 |        CVA-61 USS Ranger
 |        CVA-62 USS Independence
 |- Anti-submarine warfare support carriers
 |--- class Essex
 |        CVS-9 USS Essex
 |        CVS-10 USS Yorktown
 |        CVS-11 USS Intrepid
 |        CVS-12 USS Hornet
 |        CVS-16 USS Lexington
 |        CVS-18 USS Wasp
 |        CVS-20 USS Bennington
 |        CVS-33 USS Kearsarge
 |--- class Ticonderoga
 |        CVS-14 USS Ticonderoga
 |        CVS-15 USS Randolph
 |        CVS-21 USS Boxer
 |        CVS-32 USS Leyte
 |        CVS-36 USS Antietam
 |        CVS-37 USS Princeton
 |        CVS-38 USS Shangri-La
 |        CVS-39 USS Lake Champlain
 |        CVS-40 USS Tarawa
 |        CVS-45 USS Valley Forge
 |        CVS-47 USS Philippine Sea
 |- Escort aircraft сarriers
 |--- class Boque/Attacker
 |        CVE-8 USS Block Island
 |        CVE-9 USS Bogue
 |        CVE-12 USS Copahee
 |        CVE-13 USS Core
 |        CVE-21 USS Block Island
 |        CVE-34 USS Pybus
 |        CVE-35 USS Baffins
 |        CVE-36 USS Bolinas
 |        CVE-41 USS Edisto
 |        CVE-42 USS Estero
 |        CVE-49 USS St.Andrews
 |--- class Commencement Bay
 |        CVE-106 USS Block Island
 |        CVE-109 USS Cape Gloucester
 |        CVE-112 USS Siboney
 |        CVE-114 USS Rendova
 |        CVE-115 USS Bairoko
 |        CVE-116 USS Badoeng Strait
 |        CVE-118 USS Sicily
 |        CVE-120 USS Mindoro
 |        CVE-122 USS Palau
 |--- class Sangamon
 |        CVE-26 USS Sangamon
 |        CVE-27 USS Suwannee
 |        CVE-29 USS Santee
 |--- class Casablanca
 |        CVE-56 USS Liscome Bay
 |        CVE-60 USS Guadalcanal
 |        CVE-61 USS Manila Bay
 |        CVE-62 USS Natoma Bay
 |        CVE-64 USS Tripoli
 |        CVE-65 USS Wake Island
 |        CVE-67 USS Solomons
 |        CVE-70 USS Fanshaw Bay
 |        CVE-72 USS Tulagi
 |        CVE-73 USS Gambier Bay
 |        CVE-74 USS Nehenta Bay
 |        CVE-75 USS Hoggatt Bay
 |        CVE-77 USS Marcus Island
 |        CVE-80 USS Petrof Bay
 |        CVE-81 USS Rudyerd Bay
 |        CVE-82 USS Saginaw Bay
 |        CVE-83 USS Sargent Bay
 |        CVE-91 USS Makassar Strait
 |        CVE-93 USS Makin Island
 |--- class Avenger/Charger
 |        CVE-30 USS Charger
 |--- class Long Island
 |        CVE-1 USS Long Island
 |- Light aircraft сarriers
 |--- class Independence
 |        CVL-22 USS Independence
 |        CVL-23 USS Princeton
 |        CVL-24 USS Belleau Wood
 |        CVL-25 USS Cowpens
 |        CVL-26 USS Monterey
 |        CVL-27 USS Langley
 |        CVL-28 USS Cabot
 |        CVL-30 USS San Jacinto
 |--- class Saipan
 |        CVL-48 USS Saipan
 |- Helicopter escort carriers
 |--- class Commencement Bay
 |        CVHE-109 USS Cape Gloucester
 |- Seaplane tenders
 |        AV-3 USS Langley
 |- Large aircraft carriers
 |--- class Midway
 |        CVB-41 USS Midway
 |        CVB-42 USS Franklin D.Roosevelt
 |        CVB-43 USS Coral Sea
 |- Landing platform helicopter
 |--- class Ticonderoga
 |        LPH-4 USS Boxer
 |        LPH-5 USS Princeton
 |        LPH-8 USS Valley Forge
 |- Nuclear-powered supercarriers
 |        CVN-65 USS Enterprise
 |--- class Nimitz
 |        CVN-68 USS Nimitz
 |        CVN-69 USS Dwight D.Eisenhower
 |        CVN-70 USS Carl Vinson
 |        CVN-71 USS Theodore Roosevelt
 |        CVN-72 USS Abraham Lincoln
 |        CVN-73 USS George Washington
 |        CVN-74 USS John C.Stennis
 |        CVN-75 USS Harry S.Truman
 |- Aircraft transports
 |--- class Boque/Attacker
 |        T-AKV-41 USNS Core
 |- Training aircraft carriers
 |--- class Essex
 |        CVT-16 USS Lexington
 |--- class Forrestal
 |        AVT-59 USS Forrestal
 |- Supercarriers
 |--- class Midway
 |        CV-41 USS Midway
 |        CV-43 USS Coral Sea
 |--- class Kitty Hawk
 |        CV-63 USS Kitty Hawk
 |        CV-64 USS Constellation
 |        CV-66 USS America
 |        CV-67 USS John F.Kennedy
 |--- class Forrestal
 |        CV-59 USS Forrestal
 |        CV-60 USS Saratoga
 |        CV-61 USS Ranger
 |        CV-62 USS Independence
 |- Major communications relay ships
 |--- class Saipan
 |        AGMR-2 USS Arlington
 |- Nuclear-powered attack carriers
 |        CVAN-65 USS Enterprise
 |- Amphibious assault ships
 |--- class Tarawa
 |        LHA-1 USS Tarawa
Great Britain
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Brazil
France
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Netherlands
Russia (White Guards)
Canada
Argentina
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Thailand
India
Spain
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CV-6 USS Enterprise (1938-1947)
CV-6 USS Enterprise Type: Aircraft carriers
Class: Yorktown
Displacement: 19800-25500
Aircraft capacity: 90
Fate: scrapped
  • She was commissioned in May 1938.
  • On December 7th, 1941 she was returning to Hawaii during Japanese attack and her aircraft immediately went into action. Next day her airplanes sank the Japanese submarine I-70.
  • In January-March she escorted convoys to Samoa, operated in Marshall Islands, attacked Wake, Markus Island.
  • In April 1942 she escorted USS Hornet during the famous Doolittle Raid on Tokyo.
  • On June 4th, 1942 she took part in the Battle of Midway. She survived undamaged.
  • In August-October 1942 she operated in Solomon Islands area.
  • In the end of October 1942 she took part in the Battle of the Santa Cruz and damaged by several bombs, lost 44 and had 75 wounded. Despite serious damage, she continued in action and took on board a large number of planes from Hornet when that carrier was sunk. After the combat she became the only functioning US Navy carrier in the Pacific
  • In November 1942 she took part in the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, had shared in sinking 16 ships and damaging eight more.
  • In January-May 1943 г. she operated in Solomons area.
  • In July-November 1943 she overhauled and modernized in USA.
  • In November 1943 she returned to Pacific to support landing on Makin Atoll, strikes against against Kwajalein.
  • In January-March 1944 she operated in Caroline Islands area, attacked Truk, Palau, etc.
  • In April 1944 she supported landings in the Hollandia and strikes against Truk.
  • In June 1944 she was striking against Saipan, Rota, and Guam.
  • On June 19th, 1944 she took part in the Battle of the Philippine Sea.
  • June-July 1944 she support the Saipan campaign.
  • In September 1944 she attacked Volcano, Bonin Islands, Yap, Ulithi, and the Palaus.
  • In October 1944 she took part inthe Battle of Leyte Gulf.
  • In November 1944 she attacked targets in the Manila area, and at the island of Yap.
  • In January 1945 she was striking against Formosa, Indo-China.
  • In February 1945 her aircraft d provided day and night combat air patrol over Tokyo.
  • In February-March 1945 she supported the Marines in the Battle of Iwo Jima.
  • In March 1945 she attacked Kyushu, Honshu and shipping in the Inland Sea of Japan.
  • In April-May 1945 she supported the Okinawa operation.
  • On May 1945 she was damaged by kamikadze attack and sailed for repairs to USAwhere she was still moored on V-J Day, 15 August 1945.
  • In the end of 1945 to beginning of 1946 she took part in the Operation Magic Carpet (voyages between US and Europe to soldiers home).
  • In February 1947 she was decommissioned.
  • So, she participated in more major actions of the war against Japan than did any other US ship and got 20 battle stars. In 1946, she had been scheduled to be handed over to the state of New York as a permanent memorial, but this plan was suspended in 1949.
  • She was sold for scrapping in 1958.
  • In 1960 her scrapping was complete.


    Took part in wars:
    Japanese Pearl Harbor Attack (1941)
    Battle of Pacific Ocean (1941-1945)
    The Doolittle Tokyo Raid (1942)
    Battle of Midway (1942)
    Battle of Solomon Islands (Guadalcanal) (1942-1943)
    New Guinea Campaign (1942-1945)
    Battle of the Philippine Sea (1944)
    Liberation of Philippines (1944-1945)
    Battle of Okinawa (1945)
    Allied Navy Aviation air raids on Japan (1944-1945)

    Aircraft:
    USA
          Curtiss SBC Helldiver [ 1 2 3 ];
          Northrop BT-1 [ 1 ];
          Boeing P-12/F4B [ 4 ];
          Grumman F2F/F3F/G-22/G-32/UC-103 [ 3 4 ];
          Curtiss SB2C Helldiver/A-25 Shrike [ 3 ];
          Douglas SBD Dauntless/A-24 Banshee [ 1 2 ];
          Douglas TBD Devastator [ 1 3 4 ];
          Grumman TBF/TBM Avenger [ 7 ];
          Chance Vought F4U Corsair [ 13 ];
          Grumman F4F Wildcat [ 1 2 4 ];
          Grumman F6F Hellcat [ 10 11 13 ].

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