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80-G-218423 Carrier raids on the Marianas, February 1944

Carrier raids on the Marianas, February 1944
Title: Carrier raids on the Marianas, February 1944
Caption: A Japanese bomber flies through tracers and "flak" bursts just aft of USS BELLEAU WOOD (CVL-24), during an attack on TG 58.2 off the Marianas, 23 February 1944. The plane crashed and exploded a few seconds later, missing the ship. Photographed from USS ESSEX (CV-9).
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Catalog #: 80-G-218423
Copyright Owner: National Archives
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Original Date: Wed, Feb 23, 1944
After this Year: 1939
Before this Year: 1945
Original Medium: BW Photo
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