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GOOD NAVAL HISTORY NEWS EVERYONE

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HORNET CV-8 HAS BEEN FOUND AT LAST!! The last sister of USS Enterprise has been discovered decades after the Battle of Santa Cruz Islands!! Huzzah!!

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The carrier famous for the Doolittle Raid, and only commissioned in service for just over a year.

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An International Harvester survived the sinking too!

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This is such a momentous occasion! Yorktown was sunk at Midway in 1942, and Enterprise was sadly scrapped in 1960. With Hornet’s discovery, the story of the Yorktown class carriers can finally close.

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