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80-G-57445 Cape Gloucester Invasion, December 1943

Photo #: 80-G-57445  Cape Gloucester Invasion, December 1943
Title: Cape Gloucester Invasion, December 1943
Description: USS Phoenix (CL-46) firing her 6/47 guns during the pre-invasion bombardment of Cape Gloucester, New Britain, circa 24-26 December 1943. Photographed from the ship's fantail, looking forward. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-57445
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