In World War II, aircraft carriers were the key elements to helping the Allies get control of a war they had been losing. Two key carriers were the Wasp and the Hornet, which carried on board two old college roommates. In the first of a 2-part series, we look at the roles of these ships.
By Ron Van Stockum
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 3:00 am (Updated: May 25, 7:43 am)
My freshman year at the University of Washington (1933), I supported myself by washing dishes in a fraternity house, receiving meals and a bed in the basement, but no other wage.
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