|Caption|| ||B-24J Liberator “Vera L” and other aircraft from the 27th Bomb Squadron drop 55-gallon drums filled with gasoline on Iwo Jima to burn off the plant growth in advance of the landings to come two weeks later, Feb 1 1945. ww2dbase|
|Source|| || ww2dbaseUnited States National Archives via D. Sheley|
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|Photos on Same Day|| ||See all photos dated 1 Feb 1945|
|Added By|| ||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date|| ||15 Jan 2013|
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