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USN 46648 USS Robinson (DD-562)

USS Robinson (DD-562)
Title: USS Robinson (DD-562)
Description: A destroyer of Admiral Halsey's Third Fleet slips along the beach at Peleliu in the Palau group on D-Day, September 15, 1944. Its turrets trained land-ward, gun crews and lookouts eagerly scan the beach for a Japanese pill box or gun position to blast at almost point blank range.
Catalog #: USN 46648
Tags: NHHC_Tags:conflicts-and-wars/world-war-ii-wwii
Copyright Owner: Naval History & Heritage Command
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