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80-G-225251 Majuro Atoll, Marshall Islands

Majuro Atoll, Marshall Islands
Title: Majuro Atoll, Marshall Islands
Caption: Ships of the U.S. Pacific fleet anchored at Majuro, 25 April 1944, shortly before leaving to attack Truk. USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) is at right, with four "Essex" class carriers beyond her. Battleships at left include USS IOWA (BB-61) and NEW JERSEY (BB-62). There are three other "fast" battleships and three light carriers (CVL) present, as well as several old battleships, cruisers and auxiliaries.
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Catalog #: 80-G-225251
Copyright Owner: National Archives
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Original Date: Tue, Apr 25, 1944
After this Year: 1939
Before this Year: 1945
Original Medium: BW Photo
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