Photo #: 80-G-325536
On the deck of a Pacific Fleet submarine, ready to play welcoming music as another submarine pulls alongside at the end of a successful war patrol, circa early 1945. Location is probably Guam.
The returning submarine is probably USS Balao (SS-285).
Note the crates of fresh provisions on deck in the foreground.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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2 September 2002