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80-G-231838 USS Indianapolis (CA-35)

Photo #: 80-G-231838  Invasion of Saipan, June 1944
Description: LVTs move toward the beach, past bombarding cruisers, on D-Day, 15 June 1944. Cruiser firing in the background is USS Indianapolis (CA-35), flagship of Fifth Fleet commander Admiral Raymond A. Spruance. Photographed from USS Birmingham (CL-62). Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-231838
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Wars & Conflicts
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