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The ShipThese are photos of the USS Ranger, both CVA/CV-61 and CV-4
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USS Ranger (CVA/CV-61)


16 files, last one added on May 12, 2011

USS-Ranger (CV-4)


23 files, last one added on Jan 22, 2010



7 files, last one added on Nov 25, 2009



7 files, last one added on May 11, 2011

4 albums on 1 page(s)

AviationThese are photos of anything having to do with the Rangers' air groups and squadrons
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6 files, last one added on Jun 07, 2010



3 files, last one added on Nov 25, 2009

Air Groups


1 files, last one added on Jan 04, 2010


3 albums on 1 page(s)

User galleriesThis category contains albums that belong to Coppermine users.
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MiscellaneousThis is a catchall folder. It is also for any photo that we are not sure of. It is used as an intermediate folder for those.
72 files in 14 albums and 4 categories with 2 comments viewed 82642 times

Random files
Persian Gulf 1987 - In formation with Mighty Mo3315 viewsRanger steaming in formation in the Persian Gulf "Operation Nimble Archer" (1987). BB 63 USS Missouri in lead, CGN 9 USS Long Beach astern.
Navy Photo
Sent to us by:
RPCM(SW) Mark Kilgore, USN(Ret.)
USS Ranger (1985-1988)
Minute Man patch #1766 viewsThe original Minute Man patch for the ship from commissioning until conversion to CV.
Launching 1933480 viewsLaunching, at the Newport News Ship Building and Dry Dock Company, Newport News, Virginia, 25 February 1933.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Departing San Diego July 19902438 viewsUSS Ranger (CV-61) departing San Diego harbor to conduct training operations off southern California 26 July 1990. Embarked is Carrier Air Wing Two (CVW-2).
US Navy photo.
VAH-6 A-3Ds parked aft of #4 elevator978 viewsThree A3D-2s (A-3B) belonging to the VAH-6 "Fleurs" are parked aft of the #4 elevator on 9/24/58. Foreground is BuNo 142640, next is BuNo 142401 and third unknown.
Whooooosh432 views
Minute Man patch #2565 viewsOne of the three Minute Man patches used by Ranger after conversion to an all purpose carrier (CV).

Last additions
Looking down1251 viewsScanned from Ranger's 1990-'91 Cruise Book, this is a picture of Ranger starting out on her 13th WestPac Cruise - 30 Jan 1976 to 7 Sept 1976.May 12, 2011
1989 Shellback certificate605 viewsOn 15 Apr 1989, Ranger crossed the equator at 88°E and initiated the unclean into the Solemn Mysteries of the Deep.May 11, 2011
1992 Shellback certificate511 viewsOn 21 Dec 1992, Ranger crossed the equator and initiated the unclean into the Solemn Mysteries of the Deep. Longitude unknown.May 11, 2011
Unrep 19871691 viewsUSNS Hassayampa (T-AO-145) refuels USS Shasta (AE-33) to starboard and USS Ranger (CV-61) to port.

Picture is scanned from Ranger's 1987 Cruise Book to the Western Pacific and Indian Ocean.
Mar 11, 2011
F14 deploying flares #1663 viewsF14 during air show at sea.Jul 11, 2010
759 viewsF14 deploying flares over our steel beach picinic West Pac 1989. Awsome show by the way.Jul 11, 2010
626 viewsWest-Pac patch from 1989Jul 11, 2010
Four Retired Carriers7399 viewsFrom left to right - ex-USS Indepence (CVA/CV-62), ex-USS Kitty Hawk (CVA/CV-63), ex-USS Constellation (CVA/CV-64) & ex-USS Ranger (CVA/CV-61).
Indy and Connie look in bad shape. They are in the process of being prepped for disposal. Ranger is still on donation hold and, hopefully, will be going to Portland as a museum. Kitty Hawk is listed at the Naval Vessels Register as "out of commission, in reserve." Current date is 6/20/10.
Jun 20, 2010