1941 unique aircraft carrier of the United States Navy
The US Navy aircraft carrier Wasp
USS Wasp 1940
British Spitfire takes off from USS Wasp
In Hampton Roads
Dan Diego harbor
Wasp burning after being torpedoed
U.S. Destroyer O'Brien is torpedoed on September 15, 1942. She eventually sank on October 19, 1942 while trying to return to the U.S. for repairs. U.S. carrier Wasp, torpedoed earlier, burns in the background.