USS Yorktown (CV-5). heavily damaged during the battle of Coral Sea and limped back to Pearl Harbor for repairs. Crews swarmed her decks in dry dock and had her seaworthy in 72 hours. She joined Enterprise and Hornet northeast of Midway.
USS Yorktown (CV-5) American aircraft carrier Yorktown (USS Yorktown (CV-5), damaged by Japanese bombers during the battle of Midway 0n 4th June 1942. Photo taken from American heavy cruiser Astoria (USS Astoria (CA-34).
USS Yorktown (CV-5) operating in the vicinity of the Coral Sea, April 1942. Photographed from a TBD-1 torpedo plane that has just taken off from her deck. Other TBD and SBD aircraft are also ready to be launched.