Photo #: 80-G-1022364
USS Currituck (AV-7) (upper), and
USS Tangier (AV-8) (lower)
Moored at Morotai in October 1944, while supporting seaplane operations there in connection with the Leyte invasion.
Note aircraft rescue boats tied up alongside Tangier, and OS2U floatplanes on both ships' seaplane decks.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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4 January 2001