USS Coral Sea, As Retired (1990)
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... of a 21-day transit, Turner Joy joined CoralSea (CVA-43) near the end of the month ... (CVA-14) for screening duty in the South China Sea,followed by port calls at Hong Kong and at Yokosuka, Japan ... celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Battle of the CoralSea ...
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