United States Navy aircraft carrier CV-14 Ticonderoga

Class: Essex-long Laid down: 1943/02/01
Shipyard: Newport News Shipbuilding. & Dry Dock Co., Newport News
Launched: 1944/02/07 Commissioned: 1944/05/08 Decommissioned: 1974/08/15 Scrapped
Namesake:
TTD differences from class:
Camouflage: 44: Ms 33/10a, 45: Ms 21

 

United States Navy aircraft carrier CV-14 Ticonderoga
From Till Operation Force Action
44/09/04       joinPac - Panama Canal
44/09/05 44/09/13     sail Panama Canal > San Diego
44/09/13 44/09/19     San Diego - load provision, fuel, aviation gas etc
44/09/19 44/09/24     sail San Diego > P.H.
44/09/24 44/10/14     P.H. - trainings, test underway transfer of aviation bombs from AKs
44/09/28 44/09/30   19.14 training exercises off P.H.
44/10/14 44/10/29     sail P.H. > Eniwetok (brief stop) > Ulithi
44/10/29 44/11/25 King2 38.3/CarDiv6/DF  
44/11/06   King2 38.3/CarDiv6/DF sinking AO Marifu Maru in Mariveles harbor (14-26N, 120-29E)
44/11/25     38.3 sinking Kumano in Dasol Bay, Luzon (15-45N, 119-48E)
44/12/01 44/12/24 Love3 38.3 land Mindoro
44/12/30 45/01/21 Mike1 38.4 (CVG-80)
45/01/21     38.4 disable(kami-2)
45/01/21 45/01/24     sail to Ulithi
45/01/24 45/01/28     Ulithi - transfer WIA to AH, load passengers bound for US
45/01/28 45/02/15     sail Ulithi > P.H. (brief stop) > Puget Sound
45/02/15 45/04/20     Puget Sound Naval Shipyard - repairs
45/04/21 45/05/01     sail Puget Sound > NAS Alameda (ambark planes) > P.H.
45/05/01 45/05/08     P.H. - training
45/05/11 45/05/22     sail P.H. > Taroa, Marshalls > Ulithi (escort = DesDiv113)
45/05/17       strike Taroa, Marshalls
45/05/22 45/05/28 Iceber 58.4 CVG-87
45/05/28 45/06/13 Iceber 38.4 CVG-87
45/07/01 45/07/03   38.3 raid Home Islands - CVG-87
45/07/03 45/07/24     disjoined to Apra Harbor, Guam for reduction gear repairs
45/07/24 45/08/15   38.3 raid Home Islands - CVG-87
45/08/22 45/09     TU flagship - cover occupation forces

Ship status, hull number changes...: ex Hancock, 1952/10/01 > CVA-14, 1969/10/21 > CVS-14
Ship score (awards, enemy ships credited...): 5 Battle Stars Kumano
Notice: "G code"from 45/07/27: V; nickname "Tico"

United States Navy aircraft carrier CV-36 Antietam

Class: Essex-long Laid down: 1943/03/14
Launched: 1944/08/20 Commissioned: 1945/06/28 Decommissioned: 1973/12/01 Scrapped
Shipyard: Philadelphia Naval Shipyard
Namesake:
TTD differences from class:
Camouflage: 45: Ms 32/17a, Ms 21

United States Navy aircraft carrier CV-14 Ticonderoga
From Till Operation Force Action
45/06/01       joinPac-Panama Canal
45/06/02 45/06/10     sail from Panama to San Diego
45/06/10 45/06/13     San Diego
45/06/13 45/06/19     sail San Diego > P.H.
45/06/19 45/08/12     P.H. - training
45/07/19       damaged by prematured 5 inch shell during gunnery exercises off P.H.
45/08/12 45/08/19   12.3 sail from P.H. to strike Wake cancelled - reverted to Eniwetok
45/08/21 45/08/23   30.3.9 sail from Eniwetok to join TF 38 off Japanese coast
45/08/23 45/08/26     sail from TU 30.3.9 to Gaum to investigate engine troubles escorted by Ringgold and Harrison
45/08/26 45/08/27     Apra Harbor, Guam - repairs
45/08/30 45/09/01     Okinawa

Ship status, hull number changes...: 1952/10/01 > CVA-36, 1953/08/08 > CVS-36, 1973/05/01 struck from Navy List
Ship score (awards, enemy ships credited...): 2 Battle Stars

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    Bibliography:

    Magazine References: +

  • Airfix Magazines (English) - http://www.airfix.com/
  • Avions (French) - http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique10.html
  • FlyPast (English) - http://www.flypast.com/
  • Flugzeug Publikations GmbH (German) - http://vdmedien.com/flugzeug-publikations-gmbh-hersteller_verlag-vdm-heinz-nickel-33.html
  • Flugzeug Classic (German) - http://www.flugzeugclassic.de/
  • Klassiker (German) - http://shop.flugrevue.de/abo/klassiker-der-luftfahrt
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://boutique.editions-lariviere.fr/site/abonnement-le-fana-de-l-aviation-626-4-6.html
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://www.pdfmagazines.org/tags/Le+Fana+De+L+Aviation/
  • Osprey (English) - http://www.ospreypublishing.com/
  • Revi Magazines (Czech) - http://www.revi.cz/

    Web References: +

  • http://www.acesofww2.com/
  • http://www.navsource.org/archives/
  • http://www.battle-fleet.com/
  • Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/

This webpage was updated 14th January 2017