A tug pulled Vestala#39;s bow away from the inferno engulfing Arizona and the repair ship, and the latter began to creep out of danger, although ... A bomb hit on the latter had buckled a 30- by 60- foot section of the flight deck, aft, bulging it about four feet above deck level. ... In addition, she performed repairs on the torpedoed light cruiser St. Louis (CL-49), the torpedoed Australian light cruiser HMAS Hobart;anbsp;...
|Title||:||Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships|
|Author||:||James L. Mooney|
|Publisher||:||Government Printing Office - 1981-06-01|