|Caption||F4U-1D Corsair with Marine Squadron 216 aboard USS Wasp (Essex-class) being moved onto the deck-edge elevator on its way to the hangar deck following a strike against targets in and around Tokyo, Japan, Feb 17, 1945. ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Navy via VMF216.com|
|Photos on Same Day||17 Feb 1945|
|Photos at Same Place||Pacific Ocean|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||26 Jan 2013|
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|Licensing||Public Domain. Please support Robert Marshall, Jr. and John Kemper's effort with their VMF216.com project.
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