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USS Yorktown
The USS Yorktown aircraft carrier as seen from the ferry to Fort Sumter. Click this link to see the aircraft collection on the Yorktown. A new window will open.
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The aircraft carrier USS Yorktown at Patriots' Point, South Carolina.
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F-4 Phantom displayed on the deck of the USS Yorktown.
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The submarine docked next to the aircraft carrier. Your grandparents never had time to visit it.
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Grandma Bert poses near the carrier.
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Bridge of the USS Yorktown.
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Today there is a snack bar on the hangar deck.
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Tlhe hangar deck serves as a museum aboard the USS Yorktown. The aircraft collection on the hangar deck may be seen at this link. A new window will open.
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F-14 Tomcat on the rear deck of the USS Yorktown.
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Superstructure of the USS Yorktown, where the bridge is located.
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The USS Yorktown.
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The USS Yorktown
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Yorktown anti-aircraft gun.
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Looking from the aft (rear) of the Yorktown along the flight deck.
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Grandma photographs the USS Yorktown from another angle.
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A view of the submarine. There was not enough time in the day to go aboard, and your grandparents were at Patriot's Point ALL DAY!
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Grandpa on the Deck of the USS Yorktown. Behind him a volunteer is preserving the paint on an EA-3B aircraft.
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Grandma on the bridge of the USS Yorktown "steering the boat."
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Grandma is in command.
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Grandma Bert on the bridge showing off the wheel of the USS Yorktown.
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This is the view the captain had from the bridge looking foward.
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Another view from the bridge.
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If the Yorktown were sailing today, aircraft could be seen on the flight deck.
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Grandma Bert compares the size of the Yorktown with Grandpa Roy.
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Grandpa Roy visits Patriots Point and the USS Yorktown.
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F-4 Phantom displayed on the deck of the USS Yorktown. For photos of the remaining aircraft on the ship, please click here. (Opens in new window).
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View of the visitor center at Patriots Point from the USS Yorktown. The two boats ferry people to Fort Sumter and back
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