Lieutenant Commander Richard O'Kane posing with 22 airmen rescued by USS Tang near Truk, Caroline Islands between 29 Apr and 1 May 1944; photo taken at Pearl Harbor in May 1944

Caption   Lieutenant Commander Richard O'Kane posing with 22 airmen rescued by USS Tang near Truk, Caroline Islands between 29 Apr and 1 May 1944; photo taken at Pearl Harbor in May 1944 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States National Archives
Identification Code   80-G-80-G-227987
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Photos on Same Day 20 May 1944
Photos at Same Place Pearl Harbor, Oahu, Hawaii
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 7 Jan 2011
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1. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
2 Dec 2010 12:40:56 PM

Front row, left to right: Aviation Radioman 2nd Class Harry B. Gemmell Aviation Radioman 2nd Class Joseph Hranek Aviation Radioman 1st Class James L. Livingston Aviation Machinist's Mate 3rd Class Joseph D. Gendron Second row, left to right: Aviation Machinist's Mate 1st Class Robert W. Gruebel Aviation Radioman 2nd Class Robert E. Hill Lieutenant Commander Richard H. O'Kane Aviation Ordnanceman 2nd Class H.A. Thompson Aviation Radioman 2nd Class Aubrey J. Gill Third row, left to right: Ensign Carroll L. Farrell Lieutenant (Junior Grade) James G. Cole Lieutenant John J. Dowdle, Jr. Lieutenant (Junior Grade) J.A. Burns Lieutenant (Junior Grade) Robert T. Barbor Lieutenant Harry E. Hill Lieutenant (Junior Grade) Scott Scammell II Back row, left to right: Aviation Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Owen F. Taburn Lieutenant (Junior Grade) Robert F. Kanze Lieutenant Donald Kirkpatrick, Jr. Aviation Radioman 2nd Class James J. Lenahan Commander Alfred R. Matter Aviation Ordnanceman 2nd Class Richard L. Bentley Lieutenant Robert S. Nelson

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