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80-G-K-2018 Senior Officers on the bridge of USS CATOCTIN (AGC-5)

Senior Officers on the bridge of USS CATOCTIN (AGC-5)
Title: Senior Officers on the bridge of USS CATOCTIN (AGC-5)
Caption: Southern France Operation, August 1944. Senior Officers on the bridge of USS CATOCTIN (AGC-5), Operation Flagship. Taken while en route to the invasion area on "D-Minus-One", 14 August 1944. Present are (l-r): Brigadier General G.P. Saville, USAAF, Air Commander. Western Naval T.F. Major General A.M. Patch, USA, Army Commander, Western Naval Task Force. Vice Admiral H.K. Hewitt, Naval Commander, Western Naval Task Force. James Forrestal, Secretary of the Navy. Rear Admiral A.G. Lemonnier, F.N., Chief of Staff of the French Navy.
Description: color
Catalog #: 80-G-K-2018
Copyright Owner: National Archives
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Original Date: Mon, Aug 14, 1944
After this Year: 1939
Before this Year: 1945
Original Medium: Color Photo
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