Crash landing of Hellcat on flight deck of USS ENTERPRISE while enroute to attack Makin Island. Lieutenant Walter Chewning, catapult officer, clambering up the side of the plane to assist pilot, Ens. Byron Johnson, from the flaming cockpit.
Enter the French nuclear-powered aircraft carrier R 91 Charles de Gaulle in Vauban dry dock No. 1 dock at Les Grands Bassins Vauban’s Arsenal, the French DCNS shipbuilding enterprises in Toulon for passage of a second medium repairs.