Photos and Plans

Here we will add photos that do not exist elsewhere on the internet. Items will be added as they are found, and as time allows. If you have anything you would like to contribute to this section, or any part of the website, please do Contact Us.

* The Naval History and Heritage Command’s section on CV-5 is extensive, and there’s no need to recreate it here. So, a link: USS Yorktown (CV-5), 1937-1942.

* USS Yorktown Builder’s Model – Photos of the 1/48th scale builder’s model that now resides at the Virginia Air and Space Center.

* Webb Series U.S.S. Yorktown Plans – model plans drawn with the model builder in mind.

* USS Yorktown (CV-5): A Study in Blueprints – Original CV-5 plans in bound book format.

* Booklet of General Plans – The San Francisco Maritime National Park Association website has PDF files of scanned ship’s plans for many vessels, including USS Yorktown.