: Yorktown (ex Bon Homme Richard), Hornet (ex
: Kearsarge), Ticonderoga (ex Hancock),
: Lexington (ex Cabot), Wasp (ex Oriskany),
: Hancock (ex Ticonderoga), Langley (ex Crown
: Point), San Jacinto (ex Reprisal), Leyte (ex
: Crown Point), Princeton (ex Valley Forge),
: and Philippine Sea (ex Wright) all had their
: names changed and most had long and
: distinguished careers.
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: say the CVs were renamed classic CV names-
: hornet, yorktown,etc. Is this considered a
: major no-no in seamen terms?