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NH 104145 Iwo Jima, Volcano Islands

Photo #: NH 104145  Iwo Jima, Volcano Islands
Title: Iwo Jima, Volcano Islands
Description: Fires and explosions on Iwo Jima's Airfield # 1, resulting from a bombardment delivered by heavy cruisers of Cruiser Division Ten, 2 July 1944. Note the tightly grouped aircraft parked in the center of the image. Airfield # 2 is in the upper right of the photograph. Taken from a USS Boston (CA-69) aircraft. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval History and Heritage Command.
Catalog #: NH 104145
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