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NH 99119 Wakanoura, Japan

Photo #: NH 99119  Wakanoura, Japan
Title: Wakanoura, Japan
Description: Sailors sightseeing at Wakanoura, 19 September 1945, a few weeks after the end of World War II. Ships in the left distance are (from left to left-center): USS Montpelier (CL-57); USS Sanctuary (AH-17) and USS Makin Island (CVE-93). Collection of Rear Admiral Calvin T. Durgin, USN, donated by his Daughter, Mrs. Phyllis Sherrill, 1972. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval History and Heritage Command.
Catalog #: NH 99119
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