|Caption||Escort Carrier USS Guadalcanal off the African coast, 7 Jun 1944. The captured U-505 is in the foreground with a US Navy whaleboat alongside. ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Navy|
|Photos on Same Day||7 Jun 1944|
|Photos at Same Place||Atlantic Ocean|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||25 Apr 2017|
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|Licensing||Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".|
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