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80-G-273032 USS Essex (CV-9)

Photo #: 80-G-273032  USS Essex (CV-9)
Title: USS Essex (CV-9)
Description: Japanese Kamikaze aircraft explodes after crashing into the carrier's flight deck amidships, during operations off the Philippines, 25 November 1944. Photographed from USS Langley (CVL-27). Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-273032
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