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Attack on the USNS Card

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The Attack on the USNS Card was a Viet Cong operation during the Vietnam War . It took place in the port of Saigon in the early hours of May 2, 1964, and ...

Naval History Blog » Blog Archive » The Attack on the USNS Card

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Oct 7, 2015 ... The USNS Card (T-AKV-40) in Saigon, 1968. Among the cargo being offloaded are housing trailers, several A-6 “Texan” training aircraft, and ...

Viet Cong Commandos Sank an American Aircraft Carrier — War Is ...

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Apr 26, 2015 ... Their target was the largest American ship in port, USNS Card. ... sinking of Card “provided a preview” of the attack on the USS Cole in 2000 ...

THE LOST AMERICAN AIRCRAFT CARRIERS - Tripod

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Jan 29, 2015 ... The last U.S. carrier that was sunk was the USS CARD in May of 1964 and the carrier was ... Three waves of Japanese aircraft attacked her.

8th August 1943: Lt Sallenger from USS Card spots another two U ...

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USS Card (ACV-11) underway in the Atlantic on 15 June 1943, with seven TBF-1 ... After his successful attack on U-117 on 7th August Lt Sallenger must have ...

USNS Card TAKV40 - ShipSpotting.com - Ship Photos and Ship ...

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Jul 23, 2012 ... Information, photos and AIS vessel tracker for the Ship USNS Card ... See link below for further information on the attack on USNS Card at ...

Escort Carriers - Navy

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Jun 15, 2009 ... The first CVE was USS Long Island (CVE 1), converted from a Maritime ... They could attack concentrations of U-boats at will and were no longer ... Jeeps -- USS Core (CVE 13), USS Card (CVE 11) and USS Bogue (CVE 9) ...

U.S. ship sunk in Saigon port - May 02, 1964 - HISTORY.com

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... placed by Viet Cong terrorists sinks the USNS Card at its dock in Saigon. .... behind the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in the United States, is killed by  ...

USS Prichett (DD-561) - Veterans Benefits Administration

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Examples of such vessels include attack cargo ships, amphibious attack transports .... USS Reclaimer (ARS-42) operated in Saigon Harbor to salvage USS Card ...

Vietnam Ship List - Ohio Department of Veterans Services

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attack cargo ships, amphibious attack transports, and landing ship docks. .... USS Card (ACV-11) [Escort Aircraft Carrier] mined, sunk, and salvaged in Saigon ...

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Escort Carrier Photo Index: USS CARD (ACV-11) - NavSource

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Dec 27, 2015 ... The auxiliary aircraft carrier USS Card (ACV-11) is shown newly ... 664" on the Submarines Sunk of Attacked by USS Card (CVE-11) page.).

Consider The Source: The Sinking of the USNS Card

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May 2, 2015 ... The attack on the Card was quite successful ... fifty one years ago today, two Viet Cong commandos sunk the USNS Card in the Port of Saigon.

U.S. Merchant Marine in Vietnam - American Merchant Marine at War

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Other escort carriers which saw WWII duty included the USNS Core, Card, Croatan, and ... Engineers to go to full engine speed at first indication of attack without ...