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Saturday, October 12, 2013
HMS Illustrious (R87) during WW2
Postcard of HMS Illustrious (R87)
The above souvenir postcard shows a photograph of the former Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious (R87) which saw service during WW2. Her crew gave her the name "Lusty" and she was in service between 1940 and 1956. This photograph was taken in March 1947.
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