The Cub Reporter

Escort carriers such as USS Casablanca, pictured here, are named after sounds, bays, islands, and famous American battles.

USS Los Angeles, California, and Narwhal: How U.S. Navy Ships are Named During World War II

The Kiet H., Editor May 24, 2022

By the end of the Second World War, the United States had 6,768 commissioned ships, making its navy the largest in the world. Its entire fleet comprised 70% of the world's naval tonnage and was twice the...

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