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80-G-366983 Battle of the Philippine Sea, June 1944

Photo #: 80-G-366983  Battle of the Philippine Sea, June 1944
Title: Battle of the Philippine Sea, June 1944
Description: USS Bunker Hill (CV-17) is near-missed by a Japanese bomb, during the air attacks of 19 June 1944. The Japanese plane, with its tail shot off, is about to crash, at left. Photographed from USS Monterey (CVL-26). Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-366983
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