USS Lake Champlain at Halifax,Canada 1960
USS Lake Champlain,Essex Class aircraft carrier shown on a visit to Halifax in 1960. This vessel was one of a class of 24 built during the Second World War. Most served in the Pacific theatre of operations with a number re-commissioned for the Korean War and South east Asia in the 60's and as anti-submarine vessels in the Atlantic.
Picture added on 11 February 2007