Photo #: 80-G-310951
Iwo Jima Operation, 1945
Initial waves of amphibious tractors (LVT) head for the landing beaches on Iwo Jima's southeastern coast, at about 0900 Hrs. on 19 February 1945.
USS Tennessee (BB-43) is at left.
Photographed from an airplane based on USS Makin Island (CVE-93).
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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9 February 2004