HISTORY
RECOMMISSIONING
USS CORAL SEA
CVB/CVA/CV-43
AGELESS WARRIOR    THE NATURAL    SAN FRANCISCO'S OWN    BEST IN THE WEST    CORAL MARU
USS Coral Sea Tribute Site
RECOMMISSIONING

USS Coral Sea was put out of commission on May 24, 1957 to undergo an extensive 33 month overhaul and modernization (SCB-110A) at Puget Sound Naval Ship Yard, Bremerton, Washington. The modifications included adding a huricane bow, angle deck, elevators, catapults, electronics, habitability and much more. The USS Coral Sea was recommissioned on January 25, 1960.


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[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
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Dressed for recommissioning.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
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Recommissioning Ceremony Invitation.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Ted Hillis]
Recommisioning Certificate aka "Plank Leaser"


Recommissioning Program


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