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2014.38 David Porter Collection

David Porter Collection
Title: David Porter Collection
Caption: Collection photo # 2014.38.01 - sighting aboard USS New Mexico (BB-40)
Description: Collection of photos related to USS New Mexico (BB-40) in the Pacific during WWII, specifically Kwajelein and Ebeye Islands, Majuro, Guadalcanal, Saipan, Cabras Island, Guam, and Tinian. Specific images include: dive bombers, aerial attacks, destroyed Japanese supplies, bombed Japanese dugouts, USO shows, manning and firing the guns aboard USS New Mexico, & change of command ceremony.
Accession #: 2014
Catalog #: 2014.38
Donor: David Porter
Copyright Owner: Naval History & Heritage Command
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