Photo #: 80-G-K-2203
USS Cowell (DD-547)
Returns a pilot to his aircraft carrier, after rescuing him during the Battle of Leyte Gulf. Photo is dated 28 October 1944, a few days after the battle.
The carrier may be USS Intrepid (CV-11).
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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29 March 2004