HMS VICTORIOUS LENT TO THE USN. JANUARY TO SEPTEMBER 1943, IN THE PACIFIC. THE 23,000 TON BRITISH AIRCRAFT CARRIER HMS VICTORIOUS WHILE SHE WAS CO-OPERATING WITH THE US NAVY IN THE PACIFIC OCEAN. SHE WAS LENT TO THE US PACIFIC FLEET AT A TIME WHEN IT WAS TEMPORARILY SHORT.

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  • A 19653
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HMS VICTORIOUS dressed for leaving harbour at Noumea, New Caledonia, with the USS SARATOGA in the background, 27 July 1943.

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