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USS Intrepid celebrating 75th

Thursday, May 3, 2018 by The Press in Local News

Aug. 16 will mark the 75th anniversary of the commissioning of the USS Intrepid (CVS-11), the World War II-era Essex class aircraft carrier that is now home to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York City.

The Intrepid Museum is putting out a call for former Intrepid crew members to be reunited in a Commissioning Anniversary Celebration Weekend Aug. 16-19.

The museum is also accepting donations of personal artifacts and memorabilia from former crew members and their families.

To learn more about this weekend and for registration information, former crew members and their family members can visit or email