Sorry, date was 28 August, 1942.
: Aircraft transport Kitty Hawk loaded men,
: equipment and aircraft of the 2nd Echelon of
: the 23rd Marine Air Group moored alongside
: the escort carrier Long Island at Efate,
: transferring 40 aircraft which were
: immediately catapulted by Long Island and
: flown directly into combat over Guadalcanal.
: Spider Navy Long Island and SMY31 Kitty
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: models and a historical connection between
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