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80-G-82331 Salerno invasion, September 1943

Photo #: 80-G-82331  Salerno invasion, September 1943
Title: Salerno invasion, September 1943
Description: British Gen. J. L. Hawksworth and RADM Richard L. Conolly, USN, aboard USS Biscayne (AVP-11) on 6 September 1943, three days before the Salerno landings. Note the words LEAD THE TARGET stencilled on the 20mm gun shield. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-82331
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