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Online Library of Selected Images -- Picture Data

Photo #: 80-G-K-687 (Color)

USS Wasp (CV-7)

Lieutenant David McCampbell, Landing Signal Officer, bringing in planes, circa late 1941 or early 1942.
Behind him is the Assistant Landing Signal Officer, Ensign George E. "Doc" Savage. In the catwalk in the lower center are Len Ford (enlisted man) and Lieutenant Hawley Russell.

Caption details were provided by Capt. David McCampbell, USN(Ret), in 1982.

Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.

Online Image: 98KB; 740 x 610 pixels

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10 April 2000