I can now fit said windbreak and then damage it as would have been seen after experiencing a typhoon. It's position right at the flight-deck edge will allow me to have even more damaged aircraft forward of the forward lift. I found a document on the net that explained 44 of her Hellcats, Avengers & Helldivers were subsequently written-off due to damage sustained. I imagine a small number probably also went overboard.
Once again many thanks.
: windbreak clearly visible in the raised
: For what it's worth, the wind breaks
: (palisades) were removable pieces that fit
: into the tie-down strips. They did not raise
: such as on earlier ships (Yorktown class).
: Essex class was the same. It was much more