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The second USS Reprisal (CV-35) of the United States Navy would have been an Essex-class fleet carrier. Her keel was laid down on 1 July 1944 at the New York Naval Shipyardmarker of New York, New Yorkmarker; however, on 12 August 1945, when Reprisal was about half complete, construction was cancelled due to an accident.

In 1946, the hulk was launched without ceremony to clear the slipway, and was used in Chesapeake Bay for various experiments, culminating in explosives tests on 1 April 1948. Although inspected in January 1949 with a view to completing her as a CVA , the plan was dropped and Reprisal was sold on 2 August 1949 to the Boston Metals Corporation of Baltimore, Marylandmarker, and in November 1949 was broken up.

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