Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

NH 104137 Iwo Jima, Volcano Islands

Photo #: NH 104137  Iwo Jima, Volcano Islands
Title: Iwo Jima, Volcano Islands
Description: Photographed during the afternoon of 15 June 1944 from a plane based on USS Langley (CVL-27), during raids on Iwo Jima, Chichi Jima and Haha Jima in support of the Marianas operation. The view, taken from off Iwo Jima's northeastern side, looks southwesterly. A TBM Avenger bomber is in the upper right. The original print came from Rear Admiral Samuel Eliot Morison's World War II history project working files. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval History and Heritage Command.
Catalog #: NH 104137
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