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80-G-270736 USS ESSEX (CV-9)

Title: USS ESSEX (CV-9)
Caption: Explosion of a Japanese "Judy" kamikaze plane on the carrier's flight deck, 25 November 1944. ESSEX as then operating off Luzon. Note F6F fighter at far left, close to the water. Photographed from USS TICONDEROGA (CV-14).
Catalog #: 80-G-270736
Copyright Owner: National Archives
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Original Date: Sat, Nov 25, 1944
After this Year: 1939
Before this Year: 1945
Original Medium: BW Photo
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