USS Constellation

USS Constellation

Description

Located in Baltimore's Inner Harbor.

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Detailed Information
Detailed Description
USS Constellation constructed in 1854 is a sloop-of-war and the second United States Navy ship to carry this famous name. According to the US Naval Registry the original frigate was disassembled on 25 June 1853 in Gosport Navy Yard in Norfolk, Virginia, and the sloop-of-war was constructed in the same yard, possibly with a few recycled materials from the old frigate. USS Constellation is the last sail-only warship designed and built by the U.S. Navy. Tell them you saw this on Flymall.org
Location
Baltimore, Maryland
Today in Aviation History
April 25, 1945: 8th AF made its last attack on an industrial target during WWII