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2 edition of History of the U.S.S. Constellation found in the catalog.

History of the U.S.S. Constellation

History of the U.S.S. Constellation

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
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    Subjects:
  • Constellation (Frigate)

  • About the Edition

    Committee Serial No. 19

    Edition Notes

    StatementUnited States House Committee on Naval Affairs, Sixty-Third Congress, second session
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination945-954 p
    Number of Pages954
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15272865M

      An engine room fire aboard the United States aircraft carrier Constellation injured 20 crew members but did not cripple the ship, a Navy spokesman said today. The configuration of the 15 stars in the original United States national flag. II. The second Constellation, a sloop designed by John Lenthall and constructed at the Norfolk Navy Yard, was commissioned on 28 July and departed under Captain Charles H. Bell for a 3-year cruise with the Mediterranean Squadron to protect American on station, Constellation was dispatched to.

    Cruise extension supplement: U.S.S. Constellation, CVA, (Book) Most widely held works by Constellation (Ship: CVA) USS Constellation (CVA), Attack Carrier Air W WestPac cruise a pictorial history (Book).   The story begins with the bill that Congress passed to construct six frigates to deal with the Barbary pirates, and the book follows the ships' design, construction, and notable actions throughout their careers, which included the Quasi-War with France, the war against the /5.

    The deeper one digs into the origins of the frigate Constitution, the more one is struck by a glaring absence in the record of her early days. The documentary record of her design and birth is fairly complete, for many of the letters between the War Department, her designer, and her builder still exist. The USS Constellation (NCC) was a Federation Constitution-class heavy cruiser in service to Starfleet in the 23rd century. (TOS episode: "The Doomsday Machine", ST reference: Star Trek Encyclopedia) In , the vessel's service came to an abrupt end when the ship was destroyed by a planet-killing doomsday device. (TOS episode: "The Doomsday Machine")Affiliation: Federation Starfleet.


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