Island area of USS Block Island (CVE-21)
Here we see the island area on the Bogue class escort carrier USS Block Island (CVE-21) in March 1943. The platform on the side of the ship is level with the original top of her merchant hull - everything above that was added as part of the conversion process.
How to cite this article:
Rickard, J (20 December 2019), Island area of USS Block Island (CVE-21) , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Block_Island_CVE21_island_area.html