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80-G-12263 USS Aaron Ward (DD-483)

Photo #: 80-G-12263  USS Aaron Ward (DD-483)
Title: USS Aaron Ward (DD-483)
Description: Approaching USS Wasp (CV-7) on 17 August 1942, during operations in the Solomon Islands area. Note that her port anchor is missing, probably removed as a weight-saving measure. Also note her pattern camouflage. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-12263
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