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USS San Jacinto (CVL-30)


Light Aircraft Carrier (1943)


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CVL-30 began life as the USS Newark CL-100 before being renamed as the USS Reprisal and, finally, the USS San Jacinto of 1943.



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Specifications



Service Year
1943

Origin
United States national flag graphic
United States

Status
DECOMMISSIONED
Destroyed, Scrapped.
Complement
1,550
PERSONNEL


Class
Independence-class
Number-in-Class
9
VESSELS
Ships-in-Class


USS Indepedence (CVL-22); USS Princeton (CVL-23); USS Belleau Wood (CVL-24); USS Cowpens (CVL-25); USS Monterey (CVL-26); USS Langley (CVL-27); USS Cabot (CVL-28); USS Bataan (CVL-29); USS San Jacinto (CVL-30)


National flag of the United States United States
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)
Flag Ship / Capital Ship
Serving in the fleet Flag Ship role or Capital Ship in older warship designs / terminology.


Length
622.5 ft
189.74 m
Beam
71.5 ft
21.79 m
Draught
26.0 ft
7.92 m
Displacement
11,000
tons


Installed Power: Steam turbines generating 100,000 horsepower to 4 x shafts.
Surface Speed
32.0 kts
(36.8 mph)


28 x 40mm Bofors anti-aircraft guns
40 x 20mm Oerlikon anti-aircraft guns


Supported Types


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(Not all weapon types may be represented in the showcase above)
Up 45 aircraft of various types including fighter, bomber and dive bomber; usually 24 x Grumman F6F Hellcat fighters with 9 x Grumman TBM Avenger torpedo bombers.


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