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80-G-273003 Operations around Leyte, October-December 1944

Photo #: 80-G-273003  Operations around Leyte, October-December 1944
Title: Operations around Leyte, October-December 1944
Description: USS Saint Louis (CL-49) is hit aft by a Kamikaze suicide plane, while off Leyte on 27 November 1944. Photographed from USS West Virginia (BB-48). Note anti-aircraft shell bursts at left. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the U.S. National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-273003
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