Photo #: 80-G-204917
Gilberts Operation, November 1943
Ships of Task Force 50 en route to the Gilberts and Marshalls to support the invasions of Makin and Tarawa, 12 November 1943. Ships are (l-r): USS Alabama (BB-60); USS Indiana (BB-58), in distance, camouflaged; and USS Monterey (CVL-26).
Photographed from USS Lexington (CV-16).
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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21 November 2000