Photo #: 80-G-K-5056 (Color)
USS Franklin (CV-13)
Church service on the ship's ruined hangar deck, taken upon her return to the U.S. from the Pacific for repair of battle damage received off Japan on 19 March 1945.
Location is probably in, or near, New York Harbor, circa 28 April 1945.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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8 January 2001