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80-G-295134 Saipan Operation, June 1944

Saipan Operation, June 1944
Title: Saipan Operation, June 1944
Caption: Ships of fire support group two (TG 52.10) under Rear Admiral W.L. Ainsworth, en route to Saipan after departing Roi Island, c. 12 June 1944. Seen from USS HONOLULU (CL-48), other ships are L-R: ST. LOUIS (CL-49), WICHITA (CA-45), MINNEAPOLIS (CA-36), SAN FRANCISCO (CA-38), NEW ORLEANS (CA-32), battleships IDAHO, PENNSYLVANIA, and NEW MEXICO and two CVEs. Note 20 mm guns and OS2U plane
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Catalog #: 80-G-295134
Copyright Owner: National Archives
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Original Date: Mon, Jun 12, 1944
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW photograph
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