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USS Iwo Jima (CV-46)

Iwo Jima under const.
CV-46 Iwo Jima
History
United States
Name: Iwo Jima
Namesake: Battle of Iwo Jima
Ordered: 14 June 1943
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co
Laid down: 29 January 1945
Launched: Cancelled prior to launching
Fate: Sold for scrap

PCU Iwo Jima (CV-46) was a member of the [[s of World War II. Due to hostilities lessening towards the end of the war and a multitude of other Essex-class carriers available, construction was cancelled on August 12, 1945 and she was scrapped.

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