Crewmen of USS Hancock assessing the damage caused by Japanese special attack aircraft, off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945

Caption   Crewmen of USS Hancock assessing the damage caused by Japanese special attack aircraft, off Okinawa, Japan, 7 Apr 1945 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy
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Photos on Same Day 7 Apr 1945
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 24 Sep 2011
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1. MA Milkowich says:
23 May 2015 06:52:23 PM

Memorial Day weekend
In searching about my Uncle - William J. Rezsek, listed as "missing in action" while being attacked by the Japanese in WW II, I discovered these emotional pics - on the USS Hancock - moments after he died. I will share them with his 88 year old brother, Eugene, and maybe help him bring peace and closer to his missing brother. Thank you.

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