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80-G-339258 Okinawa Operation, 1945

Okinawa Operation, 1945
Title: Okinawa Operation, 1945
Caption: USS LST-447 is hit by a kamikaze while entering the Kerama Retto roadstead on 6 April 1945. Photographed from the deck of USS TULAGI (CVE-72) BY PhoM1c C.C. Gemmill. LST-447 was gutted by fire after this hit and sank the following day.
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Catalog #: 80-G-339258
Copyright Owner: National Archives
Original Creator: PhoM1c C.C. Gemmill
Original Date: Fri, Apr 06, 1945
After this Year: 1939
Before this Year: 1945
Original Medium: BW Photo
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