|Caption||Smoke rising from the forward flight deck of the USS Randolph, San Pedro Bay, Leyte Gulf, Philippines, 7 Jun 1945 after a USAAF P-38 Lightning accidentally crashed into a group of parked airplanes. ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Navy via MaritimeQuest|
|Photos on Same Day||7 Jun 1945|
|Photos at Same Place||San Pedro, Leyte, Philippines|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
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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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|WW2-Era Place Name||San Pedro, Leyte, Philippines|
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