Photo #: 19-N-61366
HMS Trouncer (British Escort Aircraft Carrier, 1944)
Alongside a pier at Portland, Oregon on 9 February 1944, soon after completion.
Commissioned for a few days as USS Perdido (CVE-47), this ship was transferred to the United Kingdom under Lend-Lease at the end of January 1944 and thereafter served in the Royal Navy.
Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the U.S. National Archives.
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Image posted 19 November 2009
Credit line corrected 9 January 2010