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Uss midway (cv 41) - formerly cva planes along with a high percentage of japan's most highly trained and battle-experienced carrier pilots midway was the turning. Aircraft carrier uss enterprise at ford island in pearl harbor, hawaii, in late may 1942, being readied for the battle of midway . The following article on the battle of midway is an excerpt from barrett tillman’s book on wave and wing: the 100 year quest to perfect the aircraft carrier.
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