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USS ATTU   (CVE-102)

(Ex- ELBOUR BAY)


Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign: November - Kilo - Alpha - Golf

CLASS - CASABLANCA
Displacement 7,800 Tons, Dimensions, 512' 3" (oa) x 65' 2" x 22' 4" (Max)
Armament 1 x 5"/38AA 8 x 40mm, 12 x 20mm, 27 Aircraft.
Machinery, 9,000 IHP; 2 Skinner, Uniflow engines, 2 screws
Speed, 19 Knots, Crew 860.

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USS Attu (CVE-102) underway, September 1944. USN photo.

Tom Walkowiak,
The Floating Drydock
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Aerial view of USS Attu (CVE-102) underway off California, 28 September 1944. Note contrast of the various colors of the camouflage pattern. USN photo.

Gerd Matthes, Germany
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USS Attu (CVE-102) underway in the western Pacific, after passing through a typhoon on the morning of 5 June 1945. Note the upended airplanes on her deck, including at least three TBMs. Collection of Captain Hays R. Browning, USNR.

Naval History and Heritage Command photo (#NH 96050)

Naval History & Heritage Command, via Robert Hurst
CVE-102 Attu
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With her deck packed with F4U Corsairs, USS Attu (CVE-102) is shown transferring personnel with the ex-destroyer USS Fox (AG-85). Photo dated 3 September 1945.

US Navy and Marine Corps Museum/Naval Aviation Museum, Photo No.1996.488.035.002. Robert L. Lawson Photograph Collection.

Mike Green
Models
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Courtesy of Joel Rosen, Motion Models
CVE-102 Attu
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USS ATTU CVE-102 History
View This Vessels DANFS History Entry
(Located On The Hazegray & Underway Web Site, This Is The Main Archive For The DANFS Online Project.)

Crew Contact And Reunion Information

Contact Name: Mr. Jack A Moore
Address:286 Moore Rd Hackberry, LA, 70645-3407
Phone: 318-762-4656
E-mail: None

Additional Resources
Hazegray & Underway World Aircraft Carrier Pages By Andrew Toppan.
Official U.S. Navy Carrier Website
Escort Carrier Sailors & Airmen Association

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Last update: 13 September 2012