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80-G-326798 USS Franklin (CV-13) USS Belleau Wood (CVL-24)

Photo #: 80-G-326798  USS Franklin (CV-13) USS Belleau Wood (CVL-24)
Title: USS Franklin (CV-13) USS Belleau Wood (CVL-24)
Caption:
Description: Photo #: 80-G-326798 USS Franklin (CV-13), at right, and USS Belleau Wood (CVL-24) Afire after being hit by Japanese Kamikaze suicide planes, while operating off the Philippines on 30 October 1944. Photographed from USS Brush (DD-745. Note flak bursts over the ships. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-326798
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