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80-G-213594 Kwajalein Operation, January-February 1944.

Kwajalein Operation, January-February 1944.
Title: Kwajalein Operation, January-February 1944.
Caption: Namur Island, Kwajalein Atoll, photographed from a U.S. aircraft on 30 January 1944, before it was wrecked by pre-invasion bombardment. Note the many buildings and the pier (with a "hammerhead" crane) of the Japanese base there. Roi Island is in the far upper left. Virtually everything seen here was destroyed in the next few days.
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Catalog #: 80-G-213594
Copyright Owner: National Archives
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Original Date: Sun, Jan 30, 1944
After this Year: 1939
Before this Year: 1945
Original Medium: BW Photo
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