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80-G-420919 USS Philippine Sea (CV-47)

Photo #: 80-G-420919  USS Philippine Sea (CV-47)
Title: USS Philippine Sea (CV-47)
Description: Ordnancemen hauling bombs on the carrier's flight deck, preparing planes for attacks on enemy targets in Korea, circa 19 October 1950. A Douglas AD-4 Skyraider of Attack Squadron 115 (VA-115) is behind them, with small bombs on its wing racks. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-420919
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