TBM Avenger landing on USS Guadalcanal about 6 Jun 1944 while the carrier was towing the captured submarine U-505. Guadalcanal’s hunter group captured U-505 in the western Atlantic on 4 Jun 1944.

Caption   TBM Avenger landing on USS Guadalcanal about 6 Jun 1944 while the carrier was towing the captured submarine U-505. Guadalcanal’s hunter group captured U-505 in the western Atlantic on 4 Jun 1944. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy
Identification Code   80-G-49174
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TBF Avenger   Main article  Photos  
The Capture of the U-505   Main article  Photos  
U-505   Main article  Photos  
Photos on Same Day 6 Jun 1944
Photos at Same Place Atlantic Ocean
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 1 Nov 2016

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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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