|Caption||The US Third Fleet steaming in tight formation for a photo opportunity as close to 200 airplanes fly overhead, 22 Aug 1945. Photo taken from USS Wasp (Essex-class). Carrier seen is almost certainly the USS Randolph. ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Navy National Museum of Naval Aviation|
|Photos on Same Day||22 Aug 1945|
|Photos at Same Place||Pacific Ocean|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||15 Jul 2014|
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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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