USS Independence anchored in Bikini Atoll as a target ship for the Operation Crossroads atomic bomb tests, Jul 1946.

Caption   USS Independence anchored in Bikini Atoll as a target ship for the Operation Crossroads atomic bomb tests, Jul 1946. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy
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Photos at Same Place Bikini, Marshall Islands
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 1 Sep 2016

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