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80-G-256041 German Magnetic Mines

Photo #: 80-G-256041  German Magnetic Mines
Title: German Magnetic Mines
Description: Are exploded by a U.S. Navy motor minesweeper (YMS), during clearance operations near Cherbourg, France, 30 July 1944. Note the fortifications in the foreground. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-256041
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