Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

Commander Carrier Division 24 (Commander Task Group 16.12)


Photo # NH 106721  USS Hollandia
Name: NH 106721
Title: Photo # USS Hollandia
Description: (CVE-97) Arrives at Naval Air Station Alameda, California on 29 November 1945. She was transporting 1100 servicemen home from Eniwetok and Kwajalein, in the Marshall Islands, as part of Operation Magic Carpet. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval History and Heritage Command.

 

Commander Carrier Division 24 (Commander Task Group 16.12)

Serial 07  15 March 1946

Magic Carpet Operations: Report of operations of Task Group 16.12 whose mission was that of returning service personnel from the Pacific areas to the United States.

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From the Post-1946 Reports collection, Box 224, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command

 

Published: Thu Jul 30 14:36:24 EDT 2020